Assistant Principal Done Lost His Damn Mind!

Assistant Principal Done Lost His Damn Mind. Okay, I’m speaking solely as a father here.  In a recent bout against Black popular culture, an Assistant Principal of a school in Texas decided the best way to approach a uniform violation was to use a permanent marker to color in a students hair. That’s right, permanentContinue reading “Assistant Principal Done Lost His Damn Mind!”

Black Lives Mean Nothing to Y’all

Black Lives Mean Nothing to Y’all. Black Lives mean nothing to white people and I’m sick of it. A teenager in Broward County gets wrecked by police officers, all because he picked up a phone. Some will say it’s probably a back story on the situation, and we shouldn’t rush to judge. We can sitContinue reading “Black Lives Mean Nothing to Y’all”

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 many educators that neglect their own children due to the demands of the career. I have felt victim to that many times. Feeling disconnected from your child’s life is not a good feeling at all.Continue reading “The Ray(s) vs. Everybody Podcast”

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 blog post was actually an underlying theme of the 8blackhands podcast. Dr. Cole, our esteemed “podmate” has been saying this for a while. It seems as though with everything that we discuss in education, BlackContinue reading “Black Folks Y’all Are on Your Own!”