Flotsam and Jetsam

You have to admire Sidwell Friends Head of School, Ellis Turner for telling Sidwell’s most famous parent to butt out on snow closing decisions: “‘No question, the president is right,’ Turner wrote. ‘The next time it snows, we would like to invite him to help us make the decision. His involvement will make it much easier to explain to our students why they won’t be able to spend the day sleeping and sledding.  .  .Or, I suppose Sidwell Friends could merge with Punahou, move our classrooms to Hawaii and never worry about the weather.” Wow, if Turner ever considers a career shift we could someone who isn’t cowed by the President in the press corps.

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Flotsam and Jetsam

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