To create safe classrooms spaces for all students, teachers must analyze their practice. We must challenge our biases and honor all our students’ identities.
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A Simple ‘I See You’ Could Help Teachers of Color Stay
Teachers of color want to say in the profession. A simple, “I see and appreciate the work you do” could have gone a long way to keep me at my former school.
Here’s What Happens When Early Childhood Teachers Go Deep Connecting with Families
When I first started teaching early childhood special education four years ago, I was confident in my teaching ability and behavior management skills. I was quickly confronted with the realization that I was working not only with my students, but with their families. During my first round of parent-teacher conferences and the first few IEP meetings, I wasn’t sure what…