The Real Test We Need For Our Pandemics Of COVID-19 And Racial Injustice: Assessing Standardized Tests, Teacher Diversity, And Antiracist Education With José Luis Vilson [Via Forbes]

  The COVID-19 pandemic forced every state to seek a waiver from annual standardized testing requirements. But before this, there is a long history of education advocates pushing for a complete rethinking of the outsized role of standardized exams as at least a...

thinkLaw Founder and CEO Colin Seale will be Keynote Speaker at Arizona Alliance of Black School Educators 2020 Teacher Leadership Summit 

  Please join thinkLaw Founder and CEO Colin Seale at the the Arizona Alliance of Black School Educators 2020 Teacher Leadership Summit, where he will be the keynote speaker.  His keynote address, “Black Lives Matter. Black Brains Matter, Too: The Case for...
Minneapolis Public Schools Is Rethinking Police Presence In Schools. Here Are 3 Reasons Equity-Focused School Systems Should Do The Same After The COVID-19 Pandemic [VIA FORBES]

Minneapolis Public Schools Is Rethinking Police Presence In Schools. Here Are 3 Reasons Equity-Focused School Systems Should Do The Same After The COVID-19 Pandemic [VIA FORBES]

Equity has been a recurring theme for educators across the country responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Equity was front and center as leaders sought to overcome the inequitable barriers to distance learning. Equity called for educators to think of novel, but...