We assist teachers and college students experience cultures, navigate new languages, and discover historic sights, all while creating the worldwide perspective wanted for success in at the moment’s interconnected world. Over time on this blog, I have written what looks like 10 million words. Today, I get to talk with you about educating using my real voice—Southern accent and all. Bonni Stachowiak has created an exquisite website titled Educating in Increased Education. Her podcasts are one of the interesting points of this site. She talks with a variet of teachers about what they do and what they are trying to do. She has developed a wonderful following and is doing nice work to enhance schooling.
About five or six years ago, I noticed the importance of native and state education policy and decided to get much more energetic at these levels. I wrote about that right here I have been very open and public with my advocacy efforts, however I have principally privately expressed consternation about and advocated for holding public discussions about the two Accomplice-named schools and mascots in Hanover County Public Faculties (note: these schools will not be in my district, or part of the county): Lee-Davis Excessive School (mascot: Confederates) and Stonewall-Jackson Middle Faculty (mascot: the Rebels). The names promote white supremacy and are shameful and dangerous to college students and group members. Evidently, my efforts have not resulted in any movement.
District 2 doesn’t have any elementary or center faculties which might be considered struggling or in want of improvement based on the NYS Training Department’s accountability system. Our community has not demanded alternate options to public school; slightly the demand is for more traditional public colleges to alleviate overcrowding. 4, a part of training is studying to recognize the frequent threads of humanity that bind … Read More