SFUSD has shared its ongoing commitment to creating welcoming and safe schools. Here are some tangible actions it can take to further this work.
A checklist listing all the information you need to ensure equity and shared-decision making during the school site planning process at your school!
The big transition into middle school has finally put conversations about smart phones, social media, online safety, in our lap. Here are my updated recommendations for using a Technology Contract to talk with your tweens/teens about tech safety.
Many school staff assume families know how to navigate schools. Unfortunately, traditionally marginalized families, such as Black, Latino, low-income and immigrant families, often lack the basic information they need to support the success of their children. Schools that want to support the success of ALL children can answer the following questions for families.
As a former classroom teacher, I can tell you that teachers work for love of knowledge and love of our kids… and our families too! We all know teachers deserve to be paid more, and have more classroom resources and support. The least we can do is show our appreciation for all they do for our kids. Here are 7 ideas for making Teacher Appreciate Week a big hit for your school’s teachers.
Newsflash! Being enslaved is NOT an enjoyable experience!!! How educators and families SHOULD talk about slavery with kids.
Does your child’s school library have a diversity gap? What about your child’s classroom library?
Hosting a Black Family Breakfast is a great way for Black families to get to get involved in making your school a better place for all students.
Download this helpful checklist of tasks and materials to help organize and plan for any parent meeting you may have at your site.
10 questions to for Black families to ensure our culture is valued and visible in all our schools.