It'd be foolish to not educate high schoolers on things relevant to who they are, or the history and culture of the place they live
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October 04, 2016
September 29, 2016
Learning about other cultures gives students the capability to be more empathetic and understanding to the diverse world they inhabit.
September 21, 2016
I wonder if my students truly understand the emotional and traumatic impact these events can have on a community
September 02, 2016
Students and families for whom English is their second or third language do not process their day to day world, or learning, in the language or through the cultural lens that most public schools have deemed appropriate. Yet, we still push ahead with a mostly sink-or-swim take on ELL education.
August 26, 2016
The value of creating "safe" spaces is to combat a society that has attempted to strip kinship away from us by telling us the things that connected us culturally were never worthwhile to begin it.
August 11, 2016
I believe that the creation of the platform is an essential, progressive step towards revolutionizing education.
July 22, 2016
To bring "equality" and "justice" to a system usually means having to disrupt that system to begin with.
July 13, 2016
If you weren't already committed to tackling the world's injustices before Pokémon Go came out, it probably wasn't the game's popularity that was stopping you.
June 16, 2016
They felt a sense of solidarity, alliance, support, were reminded of their power, and their acts of resistance.
June 10, 2016
What stories, topics, and discussions should we be having to enter our years to come with minds focused on serving students and communities better?