In this section, you will find links to recent newspaper, magazine and other articles that may be of interest to the Scarsdale Schools community.
The District-wide International Fair held on Sunday, May 18th was reported on News12;
International Pride on Display in Scarsdale
published May 19, 2014 by News 12 Westchester
When Education is But a Test Score
by Dr. Michael V. McGill, Superintendent. Scarsdale Public Schools . Published by Education Week. March 4, 2014
Presentation by Dr. Michael McGill at Scarsdale Forum 11-21-13
" Since the very beginnings of public education in the nineteenth century, two different spirits have animated Americans’ thinking about their schools" Click here to read full article
Why We Shouldn’t Care About National High School Rankings
by Dr. Michael V. McGill, Superintendent. Scarsdale Public Schools
“Can you really say with any precision that Princeton is “better” than Columbia? That the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (No. 6) is better than the California Institute of Technology (No. 10)? That Tufts (No. 28) is better than Brandeis (No. 33)? Click here to read full article
Scarsdale Middle School art teacher Linda Fisher is quoted in this Journal News article about how local teachers are using Pinterest.
In Lists of Best High Schools, Numbers Don’t Tell the Whole Story
By MICHAEL WINERIP. Published by The New York Times, June 3, 2012