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Stop Saying, “Of Course We Want to Be Back in Classrooms with Kids…”

Guest Writer: Emma Martin In the past 5 months as a teacher during the COVID-19 pandemic, the public has viewed educators in different ways. First, we were seen as heroes. Champions for students who put on our capes and, in mere days, rescued our kids from quarantine with online activities, social Zoom check-ins, driveway hellos, [...]

By |2020-08-02T17:16:21-04:00August 2nd, 2020|Featured, Opinion|0 Comments

Can You Talk About That in Elementary School?

By: Dr. Rachael Mahmood “Can you really talk about that in elementary school?” My colleagues often ask me. Then think for a moment and confirm, “I don’t think you can!” As an elementary school teacher, I often feel the need to close the door when talking to students about sensitive social justice topics like race, [...]

Learning to Love Our Country: The President is Wrong About Teachers

Guest Writer: Julie Letofsky Julie Letofsky has taught young children in Arizona public schools for 33 years. She writes often about the amazing things that occur as she works with children to become readers, writers, problem solvers, and decent people. She is a three-time National Board Certified Teacher, Early Childhood/Generalist. I love teaching social studies. [...]

By |2020-07-10T12:01:50-04:00July 10th, 2020|Instruction & Curriculum|7 Comments