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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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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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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…

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Black Boys in Sped, Why?

Black students were also 19% of the 6.1 million students served under IDEA. More specifically, Black Males represented 12.8% of the 4.1 million males served under IDEA.