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Today I am Proud

What Would it Take to Really Appreciate Teachers?

Entering the Reflection Phase of the School Year

Test Day Differences

"White people don't want Black kids in their school"

Middle School Injustice in New York City Schools

"Donald Trump had different opportunities"

Going for Broke, But Not Going Alone

What I Believe about Teaching and Learning

Social Emotional Whack-a-Mole (or Why I Hate That Starfish Story)

Rethinking My Interests, and Tackling STEM Equity

Good Trouble in the Classroom

When the Kid Who Never "Struggles" Finally Does

Defending Robert E. Lee and Defining "History"

Talking about Parkland with My 5th Graders

#RacistReady: Reading About Robert E. Lee’s “Struggle”

The 99th Day of School (and 19th Day of Testing)

"If you're white, how come you care so much about teaching Black history?"

Black Lives Matter Week of Action in Schools - Wednesday Reflection

"Who made up the lie?": Reflections on Youth Led Inquiry into Race and Racism (Part 1)

How do I Measure Success in My Classroom?

When Does Teaching Get Easy?

Teaching from Inside the Coalmine

Trying to Break My Writer's Block

Designing a Class Charter...But First, a Challenge

Asking a Question and (For Once) Taking Time to Listen

January Reflections