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June 25, 2018
Education needs to have a sense of urgency in regards to personalizing the learning experiences for today's students.
June 05, 2018
Do rewards and learning incentives actually harm our students?
May 10, 2018
Teaching students how to research today isn't no longer about academia. It's an act of citizenship.
April 30, 2018
What is worse than survival mode for teachers? Learn what one award-winning educator says.
March 12, 2018
"If I had had teachers of color as a student . . . I would have been more unequivocal in explaining why "All Lives Matter" is a perfunctory, misguided rebuttal to "Black Lives Matter."
February 26, 2018
When you teach in a predominantly White community, conversations about race can be uncomfortable, even in professional settings. While we may feel we are being polite or even respectful, the truth is that we White teachers often lack the courage to include race in critical conversations about student performance.
February 21, 2018
I had to situate this seemingly small act of bias in a larger socio-political context. It was my responsibility to acknowledge the impact of my action and make intentional efforts to provide a counter narrative not only for Mohamed, but to every child in my classroom.
February 19, 2018
That is why I am in love with teaching. Working with young people means that I get to witness these small acts of brilliant humanity all the time. I get to continually be inspired and challenged and amazed. I get to watch as students transform themselves into people who will change the world.
February 14, 2018
Every teacher gets a moment when they face one kid or a hundred kids just like Damion. It's in these moments your core beliefs are challenged and revealed.