While education insists on providing a universal gallery stage of windows into other people’s (read white) privileged universe of unearned opportunity and Black labor, manifested as white wealth; we literally spend the bulk of our time using mirrors to undo the damage imposed by a society that refuses to value or even see our Black lives.
All of my heroes are Revolutionaries. They are thinkers, writers, teachers and especially activists. Like them, I believe that the secret to life is to have no fear.
A week ago I viewed a professional development video that made me cringe. The presenters said that the chat box in our virtual classrooms should only… All Because I Trusted Them to Use the Chat Box
How ironic that as America hastens to its inevitable demise and irreconcilable doom . . . You too, wear the mask.
I have wanted and even tried on many occasions to commit pen to page and just write. But so often, words failed me and life (in the time of Corona) simply took over.