Safe and Sound Schools: An Interview with Michele Gay

Posted by Dr. C.J. Huff on March 14, 2017

Michele Gay is a former teacher and a parent. She lost her youngest daughter in the shooting attack on Sandy Hook School in December of 2012. Determined to build a positive legacy for her daughter and help others learn to better prevent, prepare, and recover from tragedy, Michele founded Safe and Sound Schools with Alissa Parker, another Sandy Hook parent and the mother of Emilie Parker.

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Topics: Community Development, Education Policy, School Safety

Keeping the Humanity in Education Policy

Posted by Dr. C.J. Huff on September 26, 2016

As you read this blog, please understand I believe that the vast majority of education policy-makers on both sides of the political aisle are coming from a pure place. I want to believe their common ground is a sincere desire to grow generations of youth that are prepared to support themselves and their families while keeping our states and nation globally competitive.

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Topics: Education Policy