Posts Tagged ‘educators’

NYC Educators File Lawsuit Against Mayor Bill de Blasio Over Forced Vaccination Policy

NYC Educators File Lawsuit Against Mayor Bill de Blasio Over Forced Vaccination Policy Attorney Sujata Gibson Files in Federal Court — KANE vs DE BLASIOby NY Teachers for ChoiceSeptember 21, 2021 Teachers, educators and administrators filed a federal lawsuit today challenging Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City over the forced COVID vaccination policy set to […]

Lessons From The Nation’s Black Male Educators

Lessons From The Nation’s Black Male Educators To The Other 98%. What the next generation of Black male educators is learning from Black men in education today. The place of Black men in higher education, both as students and as educators, has always been precarious—even before the pandemic. A U.S. Department of Education report found […]

‘Facing History,’ a global resource for educators, leaves out Palestine

“Facing History and Ourselves“, an educational and professional development organization that uses the “lessons of history to challenge teachers and their students to stand up to bigotry and hate,” is an incredibly rich resource for educators as long as they’re not looking for teaching materials on Palestine, and are not questioning Zionism. The global non-profit […]

‘Ancestors of Palestinian Liberation’ — a resource for educators and organizers as Nakba Day approaches

With Nakba day quickly approaching on May 15, Palestine Advocacy Project has collaborated with Anemoia Projects to present Ancestors of Palestinian Liberation: a multi-faceted, visual, biographical, and educational tool to incorporate Palestinian histories and realities into our everyday spaces. “This project came from a desire to bring attention to some of the incredible contributions of […]

Gandel Philanthropy and Victorian Government fund Holocaust education for educators

Browse > Home / News / Gandel Philanthropy and Victorian Government fund Holocaust education for educators February 24, 2021 by J-Wire News Service Read on for article More Victorian government secondary schools will get the support they need to strengthen their teaching about the Holocaust and help stamp out anti-Semitism, thanks to an expanded partnership […]

To counter students’ lockdown atrophy, Israeli educators test the limits of COVID restrictions

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Parents Stand With Educators On Safety Before Reopening Schools

By Brenda Álvarez, NEA Today. August 5, 2020 Above photo: AP Photo/Rick Bowmer. Many parents nationwide are questioning whether it’s safe to send their kids back to a brick and mortar school this fall. With varied life circumstances, and different districts and schools choosing different options, it’s a daunting decision to make. For Florida’s Raquel Pantoja […]

Ethnic Studies In Seattle: A Look Inside The Classrooms Of Antiracist Educators

Ethnic Studies: A Movement Toward Equity In Jesse Hagopian’s multigrade classroom at Garfield High School, students are learning about U.S. History as time travelers. They close their eyes at the sound of a DeLorean playing over the projector and engines whirring, they are transported to 1964. At once, they are immersed in the experiences of […]

Making People’s History In Arizona: Educators Rise Up

Making People’s History In Arizona: Educators Rise Up Above Photo: From Rethinkingschoolsblog.com My house has recently become muddled with protest signs, event flyers, red T-shirts, and simply, chaos. How it came to this point resides in the story of how I decided to volunteer to be a liaison for the #RedForEd grassroots movement in Arizona. […]

Educators need to denounce the smear tactics of Canary Mission

As the movement for Palestinian rights has grown and broadened worldwide, so too have efforts in the U.S. to silence any criticism of Israeli policies; the anonymously staffed and funded Canary Mission website is one of the most disturbing examples of such censoring efforts. Dedicated to harassing those critical of Israeli policies towards Palestinians, the […]

Seattle Educators Ready For DeVos

Above Photo: Michael Vadon/ Flickr Google is blocking our site. Please use the social media sharing buttons (upper left) to share this on your social media and help us breakthrough. Seattle Teacher: Dear Betsy DeVos, You’re Not Welcome Here It starts like this: Dear Betsy DeVos, My name is Jesse Hagopian and I teach ethnic studies at […]

Lawyers of two detained Turkish educators arrested ahead of first hearing

nsnbc : All seventeen lawyers, of two imprisoned and hunger-striking educators accused of being members of a terrorist organization, have been detained two days […]

Conference Teaches K-12 Educators how to Combat ‘Whiteness in Schools’

A recent conference hosted by an Ivy League university focused on integration and inclusion in K-12 education and included workshops on how educators should face White privilege in their classrooms, challenge microaggressions and address “Eurocentric pedagogical approaches.” The “Reimagining Education Summer Institute” conference, organized by Columbia University’s Teachers College, was held in mid-July and concentrated […]

‘A nation with a special purpose’– Rubio gives 2-1/2 minutes to Israel in stump speech

Senator Marco Rubio is the favorite of Republican Israel-supporters in the GOP race; and what follows are the two-and-a-half minutes in his Florida stump speech devoted to Israel. He gave this speech at The Villages, Florida, yesterday. We need to be an ally again to our allies. Look what’s happened with Israel. OK, look, first […]

Black Bloc: The Activist’s Militia

Print Friendly Above photo: Black bloc at September 24 protest in DC. By Colin Ashe. Wikimedia. Seattle, Washington (TFC) – A Black Bloc is not a group or organization; in fact, it is a tactic that has greatly evolved since its beginnings in Germany, 1980. Many view the participants as hooligans and violent Anarchists. Some are there only to […]

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