Category: World Issues

To stand, to kneel, to teach

Many students and NFL players are following in the footsteps of Colin Kaepernick who has chosen to kneel during the national anthem before football games. This should speak loudly to the fact that people...

How deeply do culture and community impact schools?

Over the past two weeks I have had the pleasure of hearing from two well-known people from Hollywood that don’t really have an education background and yet their statements regarding education have given me...

Policies. Myths. Facts. Baltimore.

Policies. Myths. Facts. Baltimore.

We talk about myths and facts in class a lot and how societal perceptions are very often based on myth. A lot of people think white privilege is a myth. It is not. I...

The gift of giving food to the hungry

Hunger is a world issue. There are many people and foundations who help feed those in need. My son, Brae, age 10, has developed his own project to feed the hungry and it is...