Words Matter: Language-Affirming Classrooms for Code-Switching Students
Rather than micromanaging how they use their language, we can guide students to decide for themselves when and how they code-switch.
In Support of Trans Athlete Inclusion in Women’s Sports
All teachers will have transgender students in their classrooms, and understanding the issues that impact them will make you a better teacher for them.
Uncovering Your Implicit Biases: An Exercise for Teachers
An essential step toward becoming an anti-racist educator is uncovering your own implicit biases. This exercise will get you started.
How Teachers Can Support Arab-American Students
Even when they appear to be navigating school successfully, Arab-American students aren’t thriving like they could. But we can change that.
Teachers are being silenced. What can be done about it?
How is the anti-CRT movement harming and silencing teachers, what damage will it ultimately do to students, and what can be done to fight it?
Street Data: A Pathway Toward Equitable, Anti-Racist Schools
So many equity initiatives fall short because our test-obsessed system doesn’t support them. Street Data takes a completely different approach, and it may very well change everything.
If Equity is a Priority, UDL is a Must
This framework rejects one-size-fits-all teaching and offers options for how to engage, what materials to use, and how to demonstrate learning.
Subversion: An Essential Tool of the Master Teacher
Sometimes, to do right by their students, good teachers have to break the rules.