Something really amazing and positive happened last week… educators and Black students organizing around advocating for educational equity!
Last Tuesday, I was proud to attend the SFUSD Board of Education meeting to show Black families support for the district’s math sequence.
"I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and...
Sites like GradeEdge.con attack the credibility of some of our hardest working schools. They reinforce the idea that schools that serve poor students are “failing” and thus create more racial and economic segregation in our schools.
“We cannot sole our problems with the same level of thinking that created them” — Albert Einstein
Eric Barbus of the North Beach Branch of the San Francisco Public Library recommends these GREAT books for advanced upper-elementary readers!
I don't know about you, but I'm tired of talking about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday as just another "day...
OK... I just want to say thank you to all those out there who knew me and supported this blog......
Lately, I’ve been obsessed with technology safety. The more my kids get online, the more I realize I need to get involved in talking with them about using it safely. Most of my focus has been about online safety for younger kids. That said, my girls are closely approaching the tween/teen years and I will have to broach the topic of social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Vine, Snapchat and Twitter.
Lately, what has been most striking, has been witnessing how much I have changed… especially this past year. This change was not brought about by a desire to “reinvent my look” or streamline my morning beauty routine. It represents a profound change in our families core existence. What happened? [read more}