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when it all falls apart: on senioritis and mindfulness

I write often on this blog space about teaching…and a lot of it is a perky portrait of balloons and bubbles.

Not today. Today those balloons and bubbles popped. 689 more words


Study: Black girls 6 times more likely to be suspended than white girls in New York schools

A new study released by the African American Policy Forum and the Center for Intersectionality and Social Policy Studies at Columbia University shows that black girls are… 209 more words


Couple sues school district for disproportionately sending black kids to special education programs

A Washington couple is suing the school district for First Amendment violations and for racial profiling.

Lawrence and Katherine Williams say their 5-year-old son was placed in a special education program… 131 more words