The work of exploring White Supremacy Culture gave the staff at Visitacion Valley Middle School a new framework to define its North Star: being an anti-racist school.
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May 28, 2019
Performance assessments provide a critical space for students to reflect on and share their personal stories and their identities as learners.
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As educators, we want to foster collaborative learning experiences. How can we set up classrooms in which they authentically occur?
April 10, 2019
School districts are organized as bureaucracies that often get in the way of, rather than provide meaningful support for, teaching and learning.
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A recent experience reminds the author of the power of feeling known by someone and the centrality of community and relationship building for schools and learning.