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A student wants an "empathy test," saying, “What good did school do for Hitler if used his education for evil?”… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
When Malcolm X was in jail, his teacher—a culturally responsive one—saw in him a light and helped him find himself.… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
Dr. Cruz is traveling the country, asking kids, “If you were the principal at your school, what would you do?”… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…
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Anybody can learn the “science” part of teaching, but what about the heart part?
Kaya Henderson shares her vision for community engagement and how she hopes DCPS can sustain it.
What can states learn from civil rights groups when it comes to implementing ESSA?
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For ESSA to work, parents and communities must be engaged.
A unique strategy to empower young African American men and drive results in the classroom.
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How do we support students who too often are written off by society?
Unearthing the roots of the educational inequity our country struggles with today.
An elementary school focuses on challenging instruction to curb student behavior.
What does authentic engagement with kids, parents, and communities really look like?