It’s finally 2017 and this year’s theme is innovation. I have just entered my sixth year of teaching and am so excited to see what this new year brings and how I can evolve my craft. 268 more words
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The recent protests by the World of Inquiry School 58 varsity soccer team are being backed by four local activist groups.
“We called for this gathering in order to publicly express our collective pride, appreciation and support for the young men on the School 58 soccer team,” said the joint statement read by student Minister Kenneth Muhammad of the Rochester Study Group of the Nation of Islam. 428 more words
Author Banke Awopetu-McCullough continues her discussion of her novel, ‘Always Want More,’ as well as her work with African-American students at the junior college level. She discusses issues of institutional racism and other elements in failing school systems, as well as suggestions for improvement.
Author educator Banke Awopetu-McCullough discusses her novel ‘Always Want More,’ which tells the story of a young African-American woman who struggles through her first year of teaching in the Rochester City School District while also coming to grips with her community and her personal goals. 27 more words