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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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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Employing Equity-Minded & Culturally-Affirming Teaching Practices in Virtual Learning Communities

This a recording of the free CORA webinar of March 26th featuring Dr. Luke Wood and Dr. Frank Harris entitled Employing Equity-Minded & Culturally-Affirming Teaching and Learning Practices in Virtual…

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Show Don’t Tell: Decolonize your classroom, syllabus, rules, and practices

Source: https://liberatedgenius.com/2018/decolonize-your-syllabus/?fbclid=IwAR1kYg4JO8E_ZooKAvkXrBH7yGtWgCDVtMMgVSmxT3qEvF71ipblUTnh2fM Sep 13, 2018 You say you are trying to be socially just? How? Does your classroom, curriculum, rules, and actions match your words? What are you doing to…

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15 Shocking Facts About Asian American History They Never Taught You in School

When I was in high school, my U.S. history teacher spent an entire month — I shit you not — teaching the class about Andrew Jackson’s love life, but he…

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46 photos of life at a Japanese internment camp, taken by Ansel Adams

SOURCE While the US celebrates Victory Over Japan Day September 2, let's not forget the suffering of about 110,000 Japanese Americans who were forced to live in internment camps. Even…

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