"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.
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 26, 2018
We need to have difficult conversations, and we need to make sure we consider whose voices we center on as we have them.
September 10, 2018
Serena Williams's reaction and its consequences is an unfortunate reflection of our school systems. Real life is hard. It's maddening. It's even harder and maddening when you're a young person of color growing up in a system built to watch you fail.
June 27, 2018
As infuriating as the current U.S. news is, there's not much I can do as a teacher right now. The one thing I can do is prepare to hit the ground running next year.