Dr. Emery Petchauer insists that this is educational malpractice and should stop immediately.
Dr. Emery Petchauer is assistant professor of teacher development and educational studies at Oakland University. He is the author of Hip-Hop Culture in College Students’ Lives: Elements, Embodiment and Higher Edutainment”. (Routledge)
Educators are looking towards elements of hip hop for innovative and refreshing ways to meet students where they are.
Dr. Emery Petchauer explains why the community should stand behind teachers who refuse to administer standardized tests in our schools.
Teacher and Professor of Education Emery Petchauer explains how he came to understand the necessity of teachers union strikes.
Emery Petchauer chides Detroit public schools for suspending students who took action against underfunding.
Dr. Emery Petchauer warns that the ‘best and brightest’ young adults recruited into teaching will want no part in a profession that is humiliated by outsiders.
Jason Kendrick gained 100% custody of his son the day he was born, and he shares some thoughts about his journey in fatherhood.
Kozo Hattori confesses his biggest failure (so far) as a father. ——— I swatted my older son across the back of the head the other day—twice. One slap was so hard that I felt a[Read More...]
I perceive so many issues and so much material to critique from the recent so-called Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. that I find it difficult where precisely to focus.
The author of “Thug Kitchen: A Recipe in Blackface” needs to spend some time checking her assumptions.
Sam Pittman considers the relationship between poetry and more prosaic forms of communication in this father-son poem.
With the larger-than-life MLB playoffs approaching, Bob Varettoni connects with the brand of baseball played on a stage that’s just right.
If you’re looking for a way to talk to your child about their family, you might take a hint from Ricky Martin.
Maurice Hicks Jr. on what makes a football man so irresistible.
Michael Kasdan discusses the breaking evidence showing that the extent of football’s link to brain trauma is serious and far worse than expected.
What do you think? Are kids being over-scheduled and over-structured?
When author Mike Szmanski was asked, “Why couldn’t he just be with a woman and be like normal?”, his response showed how normal he is.
You say one thing. But what we hear is something else entirely.
Do you leave that washroom $20 richer?
Have something to say about men in business? The Good Men Project is taking submissions.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?