Three educators discuss dangers facing education today, including gun violence and teacher burnout, as well as shrinking school budgets that threaten programs and student well-being.
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February 18, 2020
February 15, 2020
Four educators share their thoughts on the biggest dangers facing schools, including the silence of educators, often keeping mum in the "face of injustices that in our hearts and minds we know are unethical."
February 12, 2020
Veteran educator Dr. Karen Baptiste discusses how teachers believing they are "colorblind" contributes toward the school-to-prison pipeline for students.
February 09, 2020
Four educators offer recommendations on how to respond to teachers who say they "don't see race," including specific questions to use for deepening the conversation.
February 06, 2020
Seven educators challenge the idea of "not seeing race or color" in the the classroom and offer suggestions like considering our own implicit biases, as well as provide additional resources.
February 04, 2020
Nine educators write about possible ways to respond to teachers who say they "don't see color," including by framing the discussion around differentiation, school climate, and white privilege.
February 02, 2020
When teachers claim they "don't see race" or "don't see color, that makes it difficult for them to build relationships with students. Eight educators offer suggestions of how to respond to those teachers.
January 29, 2020
Seven educators discuss multiple ways to bridge current events with their classroom lessons, including applying learning transfer and information-literacy strategies.
January 26, 2020
Project-Based Learning and student-created podcasts are among the techniques six educators employ to bring current events into the classroom and engage students.
January 22, 2020
Four educators provide recommendations on how to support Long-Term English-Learners, including providing more support to them earlier and identifying whether they have other special needs earlier, too!