"Aloha" isn't just a greeting; in a way it is their way of life, and when you distort that sacred word, you distort their way of life.
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March 04, 2019
February 25, 2019
Educators engaging in emotion-talk with students can encounter obvious barriers when not taking the individual's cultural background into account.
February 18, 2019
There are some meaningful and important ways we can recenter power in our students' critical thinking.
January 28, 2019
The Covington Catholic High School students should reflect on what they did, but who were the adults there who failed them?
January 22, 2019
Seemingly little actions add up to the daily sparks that can begin igniting our students to take action and make change.
January 11, 2019
The intersectionality of students can eventually become a force for change for the individuals and the collective, once it is recognized and once actions to counterbalance injustice are created.
December 30, 2018
Will we duck away from the changes coming, or move forward, powered by those changes, toward something greater than ourselves?
December 03, 2018
Many outside PD opportunities still separate the "haves" from the "have-nots" and uphold systemic oppression.
November 16, 2018
If we want to work towards true inclusivity, we must show that perpetuating oppressive beliefs, intentional or not, has a consequence on something or someone other than those oppressed.
October 05, 2018
This ability to all see each other, to all stand together as partners, is what makes a school. After all, what is a school but the people who work and learn there?