One Millennial’s Top Ten Ways to Improve Male Education

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It’s easy to daydream about the goals of a future society, but I think the only way we can accomplish those goals is through education and discussion. Part of that education is unlearning.

Robin Williams Inspired Me To Teach

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On the death of a great artist.

Why We Have Regret

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Why regret eats many of us alive.

That Time a 7 Year-Old Pitched Me His Story

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Standing in front of a corner store on a hot June day in Philly, a former student tells me why he’s newsworthy.

Holding on to Holden’s Dream

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At the end of another school year, let us acknowledge the nobility of educators. Teachers are our catchers in the rye.

The Young Man With No Guests At Commencement

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Some students defy the odds. Their common denominator is natural curiosity.

What To Do If Your Student Comes At You With Scissors?

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Classroom teacher Dena Simmons demonstrates the power of high expectations and love for students.

Why Is It Wrong To Be Sexist, Racist or Homophobic?

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It’s a good question. Right?

The Day I Became A Nerdy-Father, And Why It Was A Good Thing

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Clint Edwards knew he had changed with time, but it took one of his students to help him realize how.

Engaging Men in Gender Justice: My Women’s Studies Experience

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How do we support and empower women while also reaching out to and engaging men?

The 50 Things I Want My Son To Know

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A young writer shares what he’ll teach his future son.

This 14-Year-Old Boy’s Mission Is To Help Kids Everywhere Play The Game Of Soccer (Video)

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An American teenager wants to change the world with his two passions, soccer and giving.

What You Learn When Teaching For America

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Teach for America corp member, Martin Byrne, discovers his true potential with the help of 40 Cleveland students.

Looking for my Voice as a Gay Teacher

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Chris Friend has a teachable moment after his classroom is vandalized with homophobic slurs. All of a sudden, his own private life is the teachable moment.

Striking Out

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Hank Kalet presents a compelling poem about baseball and teaching, expertly drawing parallels between the speaker’s personal life, Dwight Gooden’s mixed legacy, and a seemingly pedestrian classroom exercise.