Don’t Call Me Chocolate If You Can’t See Color
When thinking about February, which colors come to mind? Do you see red and pink in anticipation of Valentine’s Day? I see red, black, and green—the Pan-African colors. While you think about Valentine’s Day, I’m thinking about Black History Month (BHM). It’s the only…
Rethinking Urban Education: Welcoming Culturally Responsive Classrooms
Is the 21st Century classroom ready for culturally relevant education? What is culturally responsive teaching? It is an approach that empowers students intellectually, socially, and emotionally by using cultural experiences to impart knowledge, skills and attitudes….