The Modern Day Slavery of Black Boys & Men

{Originally published on elephant journal here} Black men bear the brunt of racism in America today, as they have since the era of African American slavery. Despite the Emancipation Proclamation and the Civil Rights Movement, African Americans are still discriminated against today, both in school and in the so-called justice system. Statistics from a 2015…… Continue reading The Modern Day Slavery of Black Boys & Men

24 Inspiring Quotes on Learning to Change Your Mindset

โ€œThe primary goal of real education is not to deliver facts but to guide students to the truths that will allow them to take responsibility for their lives.โ€ ~John Taylor Gatto, A Different Kind of Teacher: Solving the Crisis of American Schooling “Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer; into…… Continue reading 24 Inspiring Quotes on Learning to Change Your Mindset