LISTEN Good advocates use effective listening strategies. The more you learn about your students the better equipped you will be to advocate for them. Know Students’ Rights Become familiar with state and federal laws and policies. Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is a great place to start. Your state department of education is also another… Continue reading 5 Ways to Advocate for Students and Families
My name is Shannise Jackson and I am an educator and advocate for students and families. For so long we have prescribed a method for compensatory education from a western and secular lens. We have seen over the last fifty years that this pedagogy does not work for indegenious people and people of color. Learning… Continue reading About
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