lissa coffey’s Blog
Someplace in America today, a kid will have been sent to the office for offensive language. He or she will be outside of the classroom for ten or more minutes. Learning time will be lost. Perhaps the child will have told a teacher or classmate to shut the @#Q$ up or dropped swear words in the hallway. Or maybe a teacher will be distracted because of a cultural spelling; a baseball jersey with last name Fukodome, or a Rick and Morty reference.
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In this era, what is the role of educators? Over the next two months, educators from across the country will share what they are doing to push against issues of equity and social justice and explore the role teachers play in teaching children who are especially vulnerable to the rhetoric, bigotry, and policy shifts of this era.
September 6, 2017 • 0 comments