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The Ray(s) vs. Everybody Podcast

An Educator’s Sacrifice. As educators, we tend to give a lot to our students. So much, in fact, I know…

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Black Folks Y’all Are on Your Own!

Origination of Black Folks Y’all Are on Your Own! I can’t take total credit for this. The title of this…

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The Day We Cape for a Quality Education for PoC; Instead of Caping for Jussie and the likes. ‘No Cap’

Eight Million: If we could “Cape” for our students of color the way we “cape” for actors and athletes, 8…

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Virginia is for Lovers!

Virginia is for Lovers: I’ve always operated under the assumption that Virginia was for lovers. I never really felt the…

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Black History: Every *GD* Month

These factors are heightened when teachers are placed in Urban school districts, forced to deal with students that have been inherently disenfranchised, and suffer from systemic trauma.