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Embracing Our Students for Who They Are

The pandemic has had an impact on all our lives but especially on children and their education.

Stop Streaming Black Kids

Patrice White

Patrice White writes about the practice of streaming, its impacts on Black and other racialized students and what all educators can do about it.

Impermanent and Imperative

Courtney White

Courtney White anticipates the upcoming year as an occasional teacher in the context of COVID-19.

Safe Haven

Ajmer Darawal and Diana Hernandez

Ajmer Darawal and Diana Hernandez talk about the impacts of forced migration and the benefits of trauma-informed approaches to supporting refugee students.

Dare to be Powerful

Toni Minichiello

Toni Minichiello reflects on how transformative women’s mentorship programs can be.

Creating a New Normal

Catherine Oikawa

Catherine Oikawa considers the ways COVID-19 has impacted communities, and the feminist principles that help us chart a new way forward.

Advice from Our Grandmothers

Tanya C. Leary

Tanya C. Leary talks about how she can draw on a history of resilience to help chart her way forward and what legacies she wants to leave to her students.

Singing in Solidarity

Velvet Lacasse

Velvet Lacasse shows us how music can be a powerful tool for teaching social justice.