Recite After Me… (Teaching About Charlottesville)

via Daily Prompt: Recite The following is how I have been processing the events in Charlottesville through my lens as a social studies teacher. It seems like every time some national crisis involving race occurs, my email inbox and Twitter feed fill up with articles and curriculum designed to "help" students and teachers make sense … Continue reading Recite After Me… (Teaching About Charlottesville)

Two Ears & One Mouth

“We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.” - Epictetus How does this quote make you feel? Does it resonate with you? Does it convict you? I believe that this type of thinking is very rare in our society today. It seems like everyone has … Continue reading Two Ears & One Mouth