Posts tagged "teachers"

The Chicago Teachers Union strike was a waste...

No one can deny the importance of educators. A society’s values and expectations are communicated to each generation via its education system. And let me qualify a lil’ more…  I come from a family of dedicated and militant individuals who taught everything from reading to cultural awareness in schools and churches Monday – Sunday. I... Read more »

A class visit

I should start by saying that I was never asked to baby sit anyone, not even one of my 5 godchildren, until I had my daughter. It’s not that my friends didn’t trust me, it’s that they could see that I wasn’t that into kids. To be honest, I don’t even think I liked children’s... Read more »

Homeschooling or not?

New school year, new teachers and our guest blogger Allison Hunter finds herself wondering if she should completely take over the education of her 2 boys. Ay Mama! This is one of the times of year when I get stressed out… This is when I start to wonder if I should pull our children out... Read more »