As the quarter winds down for many of us, it is easy to get weary. I know I've been personally struggling with burn out this year, and this is a prime time for teachers to start feeling the wear and tear of DEVOLSON (aka "the disillusionment phase"). The day-to-day of the job begins to slowly grind...
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July 28, 2016
July is winding down to a close, and some of us are preparing to re-enter our classrooms. Even if you're not, you may have had enough of a break to begin wondering, What will I do next year?
July 22, 2016
To bring "equality" and "justice" to a system usually means having to disrupt that system to begin with.
April 27, 2016
If the genuine goal of Teach For America is to bring about educational equity, then why not be more conscious of the success rate of the teachers that you're putting in the classroom?
March 25, 2016
If we accept that educators become leaders because their voices get heard and their names become known, we must work on who gets heard and known.
February 08, 2016
None of us grow if we're scared we'll get painted over with labels when we raise our heads to speak. No one flies forward if we're concerned the strings that came tied to our funding will pull us back.