Jewel Moulthrop

Editor-Heights Observer

Jewel Moulthrop

Jewel Moulthrop is a member of the FutureHeights Board of Directors. She writes and edits for the Heights Observer and chairs the newspaper's editorial advisory committee.

My Recent Activity

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Deanna Bremer Fisher: I just took the survey and urge others to do so.

Deanna Bremer Fisher

And here it is! Please share this survey with your CH-UH friends and neighbors. The surveys must be completed by Saturday, March 2.  

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Sam Bell: Thanks for this list, Sam--really helpful!

Sam Bell

CH-UH LAY FACILITIES COMMITTEE SUSTAINABILITY WORKING GROUP This list is a followup to the Sustainability Working Group presentation of 2/13/13.   More info to follow.  Available Documents List Please contact the... Continue reading

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to CH-UH School Facilities: Ladies and Gentlemen, We have a troll in this conversation--a person who snipes at everything...

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Garry Kanter: Gary, As far as I can tell, there's nothing to prevent you from reporting on LFC meetings...

Garry Kanter

No. I begged to be on the comittee.My services weren't deemed necessary. I don't care for that reverse-psychology-put-it-back-on-me tactic. Get some of those city council members, or FutureHeights/Reaching Heights or... Continue reading

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Garry Kanter: Gary, Here's your chance to put some skin in the game by attending Lay Facilities Committee...

Garry Kanter

So, I'm at Irv's Sandwich Shop the other morning, and I while away the time with a copy of the Observer. I guess it was the January issue. And right there on page 2 is a column exhorting me to keep up with all things... Continue reading

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Dan Moulthrop: Seems to me that the more sites on which this conversation is happening, the more people may...

Dan Moulthrop

Sam--perhaps this conversation could be embedded at the "official" site, to allow for some connectivity. 

CH-UH School Facilities

I responded to Sam Bell: As someone who has always been suspicious of education buzzwords, I was glad to read in your...

Sam Bell

Deanna, Indeed, there are other issues.  Both "Pathways" and "Learning Communities" are regarded by many as passing pedagogical fads, so our real focus must be on developing spaces which can be used flexibly, no matter... Continue reading

Backchannel the Debate

I responded to Dan Moulthrop: I remember the promises, and if Obama hasn't succeeded, it wasn't for lack of trying.

Dan Moulthrop

Anyone remember the promises to collaborate and find common ground from four years ago?

Backchannel the Debate

I responded to Dan Moulthrop: Provide a safety net.

Dan Moulthrop

The role of government: a great philosophical question, what's the mission of government?

School facilities planning: True sustainability or lip-service?

I responded to Sam Bell: We sent to following letter to members of the CH-UH Board of Education: Dear President Karen...

Sam Bell

The Cleveland Heights University Heights City School District has begun planning the next fifty years of school and administrative buildings programs. It is anticipated that a number of existing buildings will be closed,... Continue reading