Archive for February 2019

Chicago Public Schools students produce teen mental health podcast

A group of Chicago Public Schools students at Hancock College Prep got together and explored the question: Do teens take mental health seriously? This podcast episode includes: A conversation with the dean of students about how schools can help students and how students need to advocate for their own mental health An overview of mindfulness... Read more »

Chicago Public Schools teacher to discuss race in American schools with Eve Ewing

Chicago Public Schools teacher to discuss race in American schools with Eve Ewing
This winter, scholar and activist Eve Ewing organized a series of documentaries exploring the central role that race has played in the experience of schooling in America. What constitutes a “good” school, and for whom? Who is included in the vision of education as the great equalizer, and who is left out? I’m honored that Eve... Read more »