This is a blog for parents and educators to share information, about how to support our children in Bay Area Public Schools. As an involved parent, I am interested in moving “beyond the bake sale”, to support our academic success for all children. By becoming informed and asking questions we can create public schools of the highest quality — I encourage you to join in on the conversation! [Click the heading to learn more.]

These past few week, in the wake of state-sanctioned violence rolling across our social media feeds, it is easy to feel apathetic. Seeing the recent “not-guilty” verdict (and recent settlement/hush money) for the blatant murder of Philando Castile, an innocent man who was pulled over last year and shot in front of his girlfriend and her […]

A recent hashtag got me thinking about cultural appropriation, blackness and white supremacy. But let me explain…

Have you ever felt criminalized or excluded from an academic or professional setting because of your hair? Before you answer that… let’s back up a bit.

A checklist listing all the information you need to ensure equity and shared-decision making during the school site planning process at your school!

During Black History Month, learn about everyday American heroes who fought against inequality. Here’s a great list of books for your child.

History books have improved a lot since my day, but I am sure they still gloss over the fact that our country was built , from its very first days, on the backs of enslaved Africans.

How do you prevent your child from internalizing the racist messages that are so prevalent in our society? Here are three simple ways…