Tag Archives: equity

Discouraged 2!

Writing about equity is not easy task. There are many equity related issues in our public school system. It is difficult to keep my mind in research and advocate mode in the mist of chaos. I have read articles and … Continue reading

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There is more than one way to skin a cat….Equity in reading instruction

The adage goes: “there is more than one way to skin a cat”. I am going to put a different spin on it. “There is more than one our public school system promotes inequity in education.” Today, I’d like to … Continue reading

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Is homework promoting inequity in education?

The lack of equity in education  is a huge issue. I cannot tackle it by myself.  I need your help. Today, I’d like to know your opinion about homework and the place it has in this continuum of equity in … Continue reading

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School funding and equity

Hello all, I read this report. I think it is very interesting and wanted to share with you. Here is the link: Ensuring Equal Opportunity in Public Education http://www.americanprogress.org

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An example of cognitive dissonance that promotes inequity and social injustice

Teachers should love learning, right? But, what happens when the clerical tasks assigned to teachers are so involved that teachers refuse to learn one new thing for fear that the new thing they’ll learn will transform into another task that … Continue reading

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