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Lloyd A. Barbee and Wisconsin’s Search for Justice After Brown v. Board

Lloyd A. Barbee and Wisconsin’s Search for Justice After Brown v. Board

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by Christopher Lehman, Founding Director of The Educator Collaborative This story, like all stories of race and class in U.S. public schools, develops along twin plot lines of passionate activism ... Read more
#TheEdCollab is Proud to Join the #EducatorEquity Pledge

#TheEdCollab is Proud to Join the #EducatorEquity Pledge

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The Educator Collaborative is proud to join in the Educator Equity pledge. We know the work needed to upend the structural biases within our profession will take collective, critical, and ... Read more
Tell The Story of Migrant Children and Families: Book & Resource Recommendations

Tell The Story of Migrant Children and Families: Book & Resource Recommendations

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guest post by Lizzeth Fausto (@LaMaestraFausto), friend of The Educator Collaborative Note from Christopher Lehman, Founding Director: One essential form of activism is hearing – and then raising up and ... Read more
Stages of Grief: State Test Score Report Edition

Stages of Grief: State Test Score Report Edition

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post by Elizabeth Lacy-Schoenberger, member of The Educator Collaborative Stages of Grief: State Test Score Report Edition Recently, I received news of my students’ latest reading standardized test scores.  I felt ... Read more
Lockdown

Lockdown

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post by Elizabeth Lacy-Schoenberger, member of The Educator Collaborative Lockdown “Attention students, teachers, and staff.  We are now in immediate hard lockdown mode.  Please follow all procedures regarding hard lockdown immediately. ... Read more

Advice on Interviewing for Teaching Positions, From an English Supervisor Who Learned the Hard Way

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post by TheEdCollab member, Heather Rocco Know Who You Are: Some Advice on Interviewing It took me three years to get my first teaching job.  I graduated college, English and ... Read more
The Healthy Skeptic

The Healthy Skeptic

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“I believe that while listening and learning is essential to growth, so is questioning, problematizing, and critiquing, particularly when everyone around you is jumping onboard.” – Kate Roberts ... Read more
800,000 Children and Young Adults Are In Danger, We Must Act: #DreamActNow

800,000 Children and Young Adults Are In Danger, We Must Act: #DreamActNow

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“We are educators. Our children, our colleagues, our nation needs us. We must act.” – Christopher Lehman Share this: ... Read more
I am a genderqueer literacy educator.

I am a genderqueer literacy educator.

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“Are you trying to figure out how to include transgender voices and narratives in your literacy practices? Consider this…. I am genderqueer…” Share ... Read more
Living, Breathing, and Teaching with Radical Love: What It Means, What You Need, and Where to Start

Living, Breathing, and Teaching with Radical Love: What It Means, What You Need, and Where to Start

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“Radical love is love amplified. It’s love with a double shot of social justice.” – Dana Stachowiak Share this: ... Read more
Out With The Old and In With The Old

Out With The Old and In With The Old

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There is something in our humanity, something instinctual, that makes us naturally take on this head-turning at the end of every year. – Christopher Lehman ... Read more