The education of Alex Rodriguez | ESPN

For the record, I could care less about baseball. But I love human story. ARod has been in the backdrop of my cultural experience. This deep look into his story was moving and fascinating. 

MAP: How Diverse (or Not) Is Your Kid's Public School? | DNAinfo New York

The wisdom of students expressed throughout this piece is encouraging. How do we design an education system that recognizes the innate value of perspective and learning with those unlike us?