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"Dear Autumn", by Dwayne Campbell

“Dear Autumn”, by Dwayne Campbell

Dear Autumn: When I first met you a few years ago, I was truly in love with you, but our honeymoon came to an abrupt end when I experienced your inconsistent ways. There are still so many things that I admire about you, but the reality is that the infatuation stage died with the short-lived relationship that I had with… Read more →

What role are teachers supposed to play in students’ lives?

My tenure in the Educational Policy program has allowed me to be increasingly interested in what happens in the classroom.  In courses such as Sociology of School Organizations and Policy Analysis, I often ask the practitioners in my courses what are the outcomes of these policies that are created at levels far removed from students and teachers’ realities.  Specifically, a recurring… Read more →

CNN presents: An Updated and Revised Consumer’s Guide to Latinos in America.

CNN presents: An Updated and Revised Consumer’s Guide to Latinos in America. A Toolkit for Diversity funded by the Whitewashing Media Professional Association, the Latinos Who Live in a Great Country Club and the Power and Privilege Sustainability Network? On Wednesday, October 21, I watched the first session of CNN’s Latino in America, hosted by Soledad O’Brien. As I viewed… Read more →