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Respect Teachers.

Respect Teachers. Nowadays, we make a lot of excuses for our students and their behaviors. We rationalize for their mistakes….

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Stop Blaming Charter Schools for Schools Failing.

Let’s, please stop blaming charter schools for school failure.  I know we’re easy targets, but I assure you that education is…

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From Grandparents to Primary Care Givers.

From Grandparents to Primary Care Givers. When you reach the stage of a grandparent, your role is different from that…

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Successes and Failures of Success Academy.

Successes and Failures of Success Academy. Any great school has its successes and failures.  I’m not saying we need to…

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Trauma-Informed Classrooms

Student Trauma in the Classroom. Trauma-informed classrooms help. Student trauma from home to the school is a real thing. Some…

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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…