#NAISPoCC18 I’m Ready

My 5th time: Houston, DC, Atlanta, Anaheim and now Nashville. National Association of Independent Schools People of Color Conference. An education conference. A social justice conference. An affinity group space. All of the above. Consider this, too: There are all these young people around. You know, high schoolers. Teenagers. Here at the conference. Because they… Continue reading #NAISPoCC18 I’m Ready

People of Color Conference 2016: Some Thoughts on Power

The National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) People of Color Conference is over. I’m sad because I was having such a wonderful time in the company of so many thoughtful, engaged colleagues. I’m happy, however, that I had space and time to make connections that matter. While I was in Atlanta at PoCC I observed… Continue reading People of Color Conference 2016: Some Thoughts on Power

Finally Looking Under the Hood

Oh boy. Stephanie Rivera tweeted some thoughts the other day which caught my attention via @theJLV because THEY WERE ALL IN CAPS. In my understanding, all caps in electronic communication is the equivalent of shouting. What was she shouting about? BATS MISSING THE POINT GOT ME HEATED RIGHT NOW. — Stephanie (@rrrahonda) June 28, 2014… Continue reading Finally Looking Under the Hood