Camden City Charter Schools Must Recruit More Black and Latino Teachers

Iโ€™ve argued the need for school districts to hire more Black teachers; specifically Black male teachers.[1] My argument isnโ€™t limited to only adding more Black male teachers โ€“ but Black and Latino teachers of both as well. My call isnโ€™t limited to where Black and Latino teachers are largely absent; but also for where they … More Camden City Charter Schools Must Recruit More Black and Latino Teachers

When To Get Out

Sometimes, you just get a gut feeling on if you need to leave an organization. Too often we (teachers) attempt to convince ourselves that we should remain within an organization that we really should leave. You may have accepted an offer from an organization for the wrong reason(s); your experience within an organization may have … More When To Get Out

A Village of Support for Teachers of Color

Being a teacher of color is a gift and a curse. In addition to empowering young people, involved in your work each day is proving your worth to your White counterparts while simultaneously attempting to not get burned out by the students who depend on you as parent/older sibling/counselor/mentor/advocate. Many days are rewarding ones. The … More A Village of Support for Teachers of Color