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Where Will Trenton Read?

Recently, I was watching The Price of the Ticket with my high school students. This documentary chronicles the life of James Baldwin and his journey from growing up in poverty in 1920s and 1930s Harlem to becoming one of the … Continue reading

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Day 22: When to Break the Rules

I am a teacher. And, like teachers everywhere, I am invested in what students learn. Lately, however, I’ve been thinking about how education also involves unlearning. A few days ago, I overheard a conversation Nigel was having with our daughter, … Continue reading

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