The Ostrich Rears its Head: America’s 2020 Racial Reckoning is a Victory and Opportunity

SOURCE by Christina Coleburn | Jun 29, 2020 | Amicus, Congress, Criminal Justice, Legal History, Legislation, Policing and Law Enforcement, Racial Justice | Photo credit: Getty Images. Months before his death, Thurgood Marshall warned about apathy in the interminable American pursuit of forming a…

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Culturally Responsive Teaching in Early Childhood Education

SOURCE Four ways to validate and affirm young students’ cultures in meaningful ways, which can boost their engagement and motivation.By Amanda ArmstrongJune 25, 2020 Bob Ebbesen / Alamy Stock Photo There are various…

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Asian Americans Are Still Caught in the Trap of the ‘Model Minority’ Stereotype. And It Creates Inequality for All

SOURCE Inequality for All A musician and a girl in Topaz Internment Camp in Utah, July 1945 Apic/Getty ImagesIDEASBY VIET THANH NGUYEN JUNE 25, 2020 6:37 AM EDTViet Thanh Nguyen was born in…

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OCR’s Call To Action: Education Leaders Must Confront and Address Racial Discrimination

SOURCE OCR’s Call To Action: Education Leaders Must Confront and Address Racial Discrimination U.S. Department of Education sent this bulletin at 06/26/2020 01:04 PM EDT Having trouble viewing this email? View…

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Simi Valley school district to address equity, inclusion with new administrator role

SOURCE The Simi Valley Unified School District has established a new role to oversee the promotion of equity and inclusion within the Simi Valley school system. Garden Grove Elementary School…

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