Browsing All posts tagged under »Student Rights«

For Karen

November 23, 2020


In Loving Memory of Karen, 1/1/1954-11/22/20

Anti-Equality Directive

September 23, 2020


I was directed to "never again define 'feminism' as 'gender equality" in the ELA classroom.

Racism Revealed in “Multiculturalism”

September 17, 2020


A closer look at the way a principal twists "multiculturalism" to deny student rights.

When Racism Hides in Multiculturalism

September 15, 2020


I was set up to support a white supremacist policy early in my teaching career.

Varsity Jackets and Fight Songs

January 21, 2020


At sixteen, though, I wasn’t ready to take on the powerful men who ran our school over a school fight song...

Righteous Anger From a Freshman Feminist

January 15, 2020


Grass Lake, Michigan, 1979 “Okay, students, I want all the pretty girls to sit in the front row. The rest of you,” he paused, “—just fill in behind.” The command came from the short, stocky man who sat at the large desk at the front of the room. It was my first day of ninth-grade […]

A Good Friday Morning In A Secular Nation

March 25, 2016


Secular Student Alliance is a club that values reason, science, community and democracy.