About Franchesca Warren

For fifteen years Franchesca taught English/Language Arts in two urban districts in Atlanta, Georgia, and Memphis, Tennessee. Increasingly frustrated with decisions being made about public education from people who were not in the classroom, in 2012 she decided to start a blog about what it was really like to teach in public schools. In the last four years, The Educator's Room has grown to become the premiere source for resources, tools, and strategies for all things teaching and learning. To learn more about Franchesca Warren's work, please visit www.franchescalanewarren.com.

There are Thousands of Students Like Andrew Johnson Sitting in Our Schools

Dejected. Embarrassed. Defeated. Distraught. These are all the words that came to mind when I saw the video of Andrew Johnson, the wrestler from Buena High School in Atlantic County, New Jersey who was told by a referee with a history of racist behavior he had to cut his dreadlocks or forfeit his match during a  meet [...]

By |2018-12-22T16:56:08-04:00December 22nd, 2018|Instruction & Curriculum|0 Comments

San Antonio Teacher Self-Care Conference- One Day Institute

For the 2018-2019 school year, we've committed to visiting four cities to bring a truncadated version of the Teacher Self-Care Conference to select cities across America. Back in October we visited Chicago and worked with 133 teachers all around their self-care!     Now we're headed to San Antonio on January 26, 2019! We have [...]

By |2018-11-30T22:51:12-04:00November 29th, 2018|Instruction & Curriculum|0 Comments