A place for educators to find thought-provoking news, conversation and support for those who care about diversity, equal opportunity and respect for differences in schools
Teachers don’t want to be called saints or soldiers. Let’s mark Teacher Appreciation Week with a commitment to go beyond the rhetoric and speak accurately about teaching as a profession.
This writer had a light-bulb moment about his student's family—and about himself.
Helping students get back on track after an absence not only helps them learn, it helps them maintain positive connections to your classroom.
Impact and intention both matter when talking about school policies.
Telling only one story of civil rights marginalizes the voices we ignore. It also prevent us from doing exactly what the story of civil rights is supposed to teach us to do―fight for justice in our own communities as those before us did.
This teacher offers suggestions for how to better support our colleagues and create a more just and welcoming environment across the entire school.
Dr. Neal Lester talks about meeting folks across the country who want thoughtful, informed and critical conversation about the troublesome n-word.