All 30 Posts from Series: White People Homework
Look for the voices who are doing the work with love, excellence and sharing. And support them.
Districts and English departments are scrambling for “diverse” books–while some of us have been doing this work, time to continue and support.
Part 1 of some of the anti-racist educators.
Thank you to Larry Ferlazzo
We’re not a football family in our house. And like many areas of fandom, it’s okay–no judgment on those who love football, and as far as we know we aren’t judged by others. Wouldn’t matter. So forgive me for not knowing who Emmanuel Acho is. Turns out, he’s pretty amazing! And I am so grateful for other media formats who bring people such as him into my life and help me learn. And I am an ELA/ELL teacher; however, full disclosure, I was not an English major in college. Most of what I learned about mechanics, style guides, and conventions…
Take down the statues.
A quick look at school behavior programs.