There Isn’t a ‘Switch’ That Blocks Out Race in the Classroom is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.

In it, Public school student Jehan Pitt and Professor Kaliris Salas-Ramirez, Ph.D., discuss how teachers can deal with the issue of race in the classroom. This is Part Three in a series guest-edited by Shannon R. Waite, Ed.D.

Here are some excerpts: