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Celebrating Cultural Differences With the Common Core

As a former educator, I’ve read the continuous back-and-forth debates about Common Core’s effect on students across the country. Yet as a Latina and a former teacher of predominantly Black, Latino, and Asian students, it’s disappointing to find that many of these discussions seem to leave out a critical question: how can we use these national standards to create culturally responsive curriculum for students of color? 1,103 more words

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Why the Race of the Public Relations Firm Representing Ferguson Matters

By now you’re likely aware of the conflict erupting in Ferguson, MO resulting from the shooting death of an unarmed black man named Michael Brown. The city has done an abysmal job responding to the situation overall (including from a public relations perspective), highlighted most recently… 682 more words

Public Relations

What divides us?

Growing up in a town that was two hours from any major city or even an interstate, the flow of diverse people, ideas, and cultures was limited. 597 more words

Diversity

IL PIANETA DEI CALZINI SPAIATI

Il Pianeta dei Calzini Spaiati, cortometraggio realizzato da Emiliano Pepe con protagonista La Pina (voce storica di Radio Deejay) che del soggetto (e della storia) è anche autrice (con un libro edito da Add Editore i cui proventi saranno anch’essi devoluti a SOS Villaggi dei Bambini). 76 more words

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Yosemite Public Beta 2, other updates, Quicken, Wordpress app, diversity, Omnifocus

Apple releases OS X Yosemite Public Beta 2, new iTunes 12 beta for testing — Apple has just provided members of its public beta program the… 454 more words

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Curriculum Design Meta-Reflection

H1 – Honor student diversity and development.
Teacher candidates plan and/or adapt learner centered curricula that engage students in a variety of culturally responsive, developmentally, and age appropriate strategies. 794 more words

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