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Scholarly Article Summary: “The Lost Colony of Roanoke”

The article, “The Lost Colony of Roanoke”, published in Native Peoples Magazine, introduces what the colony’s governor left behind when he went to England in 1587: one hundred and twelve English colonists, “including two pregnant women”.  303 more words

Reflections on the Edushyster-Cunningham "Conversation" at NPE

On Sunday, April 17, 2016, at the Third Annual Network for Public Education (NPE) Conference, my friend and colleague, Jennifer Berkshire (“Edushyster”), hosted a session with… 1,396 more words

High-stakes Testing

Bouie's Behavior Calls Into Question Push For Return of RSD Schools

A meeting of the House Education Committee went from contentious to downright hostile on Wednesday, when Rep. Joe Bouie (D-New Orleans) repeatedly railed against charter schools and the Recovery School District’s (RSD) takeover of schools in New Orleans. 1,141 more words

House Bills

The Space Between Words

did you hear that

did you hear a sound

it’s unlikely you did

since there was silence

right there

in between the words

falling among phrases… 50 more words

Poetry

Colors of Life

soaked in sepia

mass of monochrome

listless grays

between black and white

these exanimate days

now to seek splashes

of the colors of life… 21 more words

Poetry

Master

to be the master

of all that’s surveyed

must come with

many pitfalls

but to serve

an unknown

invisible master

can create

an inescapable

prison… 10 more words

Poetry

There

there

it may be played on

a different instrument

there

it may be sung in

a different tongue

there

it may be paced in

a different rhythm… 31 more words

Poetry