I Love Musicals… (and plays)

Hey all … welcome back to my pink room! Grab a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. Today we are continuing to talk about things that make me smile before we jump into the “deep” stuff next week. Yep… you guessed it .. we are talking musicaaaaals (and plays). SoContinue reading “I Love Musicals… (and plays)”

Decisions, Decisions, Decisions (Part 1)

Hey all… welcome back to my pink room! Grab a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. Yesterday, in “What is School Really?” we left off with a question whose answer has the power to expose our most core assumptions about education and schooling. That is “what is school really?” orContinue reading “Decisions, Decisions, Decisions (Part 1)”

What is School Really?

“But all our phrasing—race relations, racial chasm, racial justice, racial profiling, white privilege, even white supremacy—serves to obscure that racism is a visceral experience, that it dislodges brains, blocks airways, rips muscle, extracts organs, cracks bones, breaks teeth. You must never look away from this. You must always remember that the sociology, the history, the economics, the graphs, the charts,Continue reading “What is School Really?”

Books and Executions (Part 2)

Hey all… welcome back to my pink room! Take a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. Well we have no time to waste so let’s jump right back into the story. If you haven’t read “Books and Executions (Part 1)“, go do that now… I don’t really want to reexplainContinue reading “Books and Executions (Part 2)”

Books and Executions (Part 1)

Hey all… welcome back to my pink room! Take a seat, get comfortable… we might be here for a little while. So this post as promised will be about the “why”, which of course I am sure we all are wondering about at this point. So before we begin a couple disclaimers: So far asContinue reading “Books and Executions (Part 1)”