Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.
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Here are this week’s picks:
I’m adding this tweet to USEFUL RESOURCES FOR LEARNING ABOUT THE 400TH ANNIVERSARY OF BRINGING ENSLAVED AFRICANS TO AMERICA:
Why do we use the term “enslaved people” instead of “slaves”? Slavery was a legal status, not an identity. Our goal is to use language that respects the dignity of all. The term “enslaved people” emphasizes their humanity rather than a status imposed by others. pic.twitter.com/BV4SCZvmX7
— Mount Vernon (@MountVernon) February 24, 2023
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The Smithsonian Learning Lab has a collection of resources for teaching about “activism.” I’m adding it to The Best Posts & Articles On Building Influence & Creating Change.
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Sites For Learning About Immigration In The United States:
The Anti-Defamation League (@ADL) has released a digital toolkit that provides a foundational understanding of anti-bias education. It includes student learning materials, suggestions for children’s or young adult literature, and much more. Learn more: https://t.co/llPyNtHfDr
— CaliforniansTogether (@CalTog) February 28, 2023
I’m adding this next tweet to Best Posts On Classroom Management:
teacher says she pulled back student’s hijab mistakenly thinking it was hoodie. If that was, indeed, the case, was still a huge mistake. Physically pulling a student’s hoodie down, or physically grabbing a cellphone, or doing anything forcibly, is never going 2 lead 2 good result https://t.co/FNqauGJHT0
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) March 1, 2023
I’m adding this next tweet to The Best Videos For Learning Why It’s Important To Study History:
This is ChatGPT’s answer to “Why should a high school student study history?”
What, if anything, do you think it’s
— Larry Ferlazzo (@Larryferlazzo) March 3, 2023