Guilty Pleasure. One of my new found guilty pleasures is creating content on the 8 Black Hands Podcast @8blackhand1 (on twitter). Each of us has our strengths, and we all push each other to explore areas that need attention. Hanging out with these guys helps me to be more reflective in my practice. Our abilityContinue reading “The Hands”
Privilege The amount of privilege exhibited in the Nice White Parents Podcast was exhaustive. The more I heard, the more upset I became. One feeling that I did not have was a feeling of surprise. Anyone who breaths and listens to the Nice White Parents podcast knows the power that exists when White folks flexContinue reading “Nice White Parents Podcast”
This dark horse list is a continuation of the initial ed sec list. The next president’s Ed sec will shape education for years to come.
Parents Need A Union. First and foremost, when it comes down to schools, I’m a firm believer that parents need to unionize. Unions protect the best interest of their members. Secondly, In many of these schools, teachers and administrators have an association. Additionally, the only stakeholder that left unprotected is the families that send theirContinue reading “Parents Need to Unionize”
The Buzz Around Town. Lately, I’ve heard arguments that leave me angry and confused. Most of these arguments center around “Cancel Culture, ” “Agency,” and “Ownership.” “Black Mamma” Agency and Ownership in the era of cancel culture is real. Alas, we have folks that are trying to discredit these ladies, and I simply will notContinue reading “Black Mamma Agency!”
A School Leader’s Worst Fear! A school leader’s worst fear has to be the passing of a student. Fortunately, it has never happened on my watch. However, I have seen school communities destroyed by the loss of students. There are certain things that school leaders can do to be proactive to ensure the safety ofContinue reading “A School Leader’s Worst Fear!”