Teachers

Nationwide the talk in education is the high amount of teachers retiring or leaving teaching altogether. There is a myriad of reasons as to why teachers are exiting the profession. For this blog post, we’ll drill down to discuss three main reasons why teachers are leaving. We will also develop some solutions as to howContinue reading “Teachers”

Open Letter to Teachers

Underpaid: Dear Teachers, you are revered. Having been adjacent to the classroom for several years, I know first-hand the job’s stress. Often you work in districts that are cash strapped. Having to take what little money you do make to buy supplies for your students. I know some teachers that often forfeit their lunch soContinue reading “Open Letter to Teachers”

TCRWPBS

TCRWPBS If I told you about my frustrations with the Teachers College Reading and Writing Project (TCRWPBS), you wouldn’t believe me.  First, you would think I was making it up.  Unfortunately, I am not making it up.  This curriculum isn’t in the best interest of Black and Brown kids.  As a result of my willingness toContinue reading “TCRWPBS”

New York City Specialized High School -BS-

The commitment to diversity in New York Specialized High School is B-S. ¬†These students deserve better. ¬†They deserve our attention. If this latest Varsity Blues scandal combined with the abysmal acceptance rates of Black students in New York Specialized High Schools isn’t a wake-up call, what is? Varsity Blues Scandal. In light of the VarsityContinue reading “New York City Specialized High School -BS-“