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May 28, 2019

No One Sings the Blues Like Charlie Patton's Sister

We must give students the power to explore and share their stories and broadcast them, record them, so we don't unfairly distort the truth of who they or we are.

May 17, 2019

Why You Really, Absolutely Shouldn't Change the English Curriculum

We study literature in order to help our students, the future generations, develop their values and morals and better understand the world.

March 04, 2019

Student Perspective: The True Meaning of Aloha

"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.

February 18, 2019

Unheard Voices: Recentering Discussions in the Classroom

There are some meaningful and important ways we can recenter power in our students' critical thinking.

September 20, 2017

News in the Classroom: Where Should We Begin?

We can no longer REactively teach towards justice and create space for compassion within our classrooms. We must PROactively work to make justice, compassion, and safety part of our consistent classroom culture and curriculum.

October 10, 2016

The Full Picture: A Student Perspective on Ethnic Studies

You can never view yourself completely unbiased, and you can never view your culture or way of life completely unbiased. If you learn about other cultures, you might learn about the flaws in yours and try to help yourself and others around you and improve in a people as a whole.

October 06, 2016

Learning About Identity: A Student's Case for Ethnic Studies

Ethnicity has become a big controversy nowadays. Should ethnic studies be introduced in schools? Would this be beneficial for the students in the future?

October 04, 2016

The Importance of Culture

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

September 29, 2016

'Nothing to Be Ashamed Of': My Students on Ethnic Studies

Learning about other cultures gives students the capability to be more empathetic and understanding to the diverse world they inhabit.

June 24, 2016

Walk Towards Love: Rusul Alrubail on Education

"Today, I know not to let any event, circumstance, or person get in the way of my learning, because I--and I alone-- have power over that."

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