1) Why let the facts get in the way of a good story? Women will always be blamed for boys' underachievement 2) The remarks of Donovan Livingston at Harvard 3) 2017 World Forum Foundation – Men in Early Childhood Education proposals due 4) Northern California Men in Child Care Conference 5) New York mayor: Why our cities need more teachers of color 6) Only male teacher at Felbridge school explains why more men needed in classroom 7) Meet the male teachers changing the perception of nursery school education
Recently, I heard Tim McGraw's new song, Humble and Kind. Typically I am skeptical of reading too much emphasis into the lyrics of songs but something about this song keeps tugging at my heartstrings. Take some time to listen to the song here.
"Start sharing. Don't be shy," the facilitator said at the start a training last week for Asian, black, and Hispanic men hoping to teach in the New York City school system. He'd asked them to name a movie or song that spoke to them.
by Dr. Asa G. Hilliard III (1933 - 2007) in Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Dr. Asa G. Hilliard III is the Fuller E. Callaway Professor of Urban Education at Georgia State University, with joint appointments in the Department of Educational Policy Studies and the Department of Educational Psychology and Special Education. A teacher, psychologist, and historian, he began his career in the Denver Public Schools. He earned a B.A. in Educational Psychology, M.A. in Counseling, and Ed.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Denver, where he also taught in the College of Education and in the Philosophy colloquium of the Centennial Scholars Honors Program.