David DeMatthews Weighs in on Decision Affecting Libraries Across HISD

Houston ISD Superintendent Mike Miles’ decision to replace libraries with “Team Centers” in 28 schools across the largest district in the state garnered a swift reaction from teachers, community members and education leaders when it was announced. Associate Professor David DeMatthews of the College of Education’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy provides his take in this opinion piece that also appeared in the Houston Chronicle and the Waco Tribune-Herald.