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Prevent Another Trump

Monday, August 1, 2016

  "Send the Muslims home! Build the wall and kick them all out!" Is shouted through every television in America multiple times a day. We can't change that. But in our classrooms we have the power. So how do you make sure each student feels welcome, supported, and safe in a political atmosphere that is as ...

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We wrote our own textbook

Thursday, June 30, 2016

My state adopted new learning standards for Texas History, the class I had taught for over 13 years. As we all know, the money in school districts goes to subjects that have end of the year state exam.  Knowing  that we would not get the resources we needed for a long time led me on ...

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