Tag Archives: Racism in Education

How can White teachers survive the new Donald Trump era?

The recent 2016 presidential election of Donald Trump will present racial challenges for White teachers across the country. Many Black and Hispanic students will devalue the intentions of their White teachers which will ultimate impact student achievement and the overall … Continue reading

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How can teachers help Black students who get stressed out about racism in schools?

In a recent article, researchers report that racism creates hormones in students which is counterproductive to their academic success and is the primary contributor to racism in schools. Once again researchers have placed the blame on Black parents instead of … Continue reading

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How can confronting teacher racist attitudes eliminate racism in education?

In a recent article, an Australian researcher proposes that confronting racist teacher attitudes will eliminate racism in education. When people are confronted, they may feel like a ticking time bomb waiting to explode. Transforming teacher attitudes in the area of … Continue reading

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How can Pascack Valley Schools teachers eliminate racism in schools?

In a recent article, the Anti-defamation League plans to meet with Pascack Valley Schools superintendent for incidents related to racism in schools. During the past school year several students were suspended for making gestures and remarks consistent with White supremacist. … Continue reading

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How does verbal communication impact racism in education?

In a recent article, a Baltimore special education teacher believes that the teachers’ role in fighting racism in education involves uniting students to embrace concepts of love rather than hate. While it is plausible to teach children not to hate, … Continue reading

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How should teachers respond to Freddie Gray police indictments?

In a recent article, prosecutors that represent the city of Baltimore have decided to indict six police officers regarding the Freddie Gray homicide. While many believe that the police indictments will have a calming impact on students, it may become … Continue reading

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Can teachers reduce classroom discipline involving Black students?

In a recent article, it has been reported that public opinion considers California teachers as racist because of the over representation of Black student suspensions which results from classroom discipline. Many teachers believe that the major cause is student behavior … Continue reading

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