A New Instructional Model Keeps At-Risk Kids... →
world-shaker: CREATE is an instructional model designed to close the achievement gap in urban classrooms. The acronym represents the six components of the model: C - Culturally Responsive Instruction R - Rigorous Expectations and Rewards E - Essentials-Focused Planning A - Assessing for Mastery During Class T - Test Models E - Extra One-on-One Tutoring for Struggling Students The CREATE...
Tita-Auntie & Eeyore
Dat one is da precious.
I love Filipinos.
Really. If I had a dollar every time a dude used this… I would have hella money. Get it together, guys.
Growing older, I’m starting to realize some things that kinda freak me out. One thing in particular, is the similarities I have with my parents (personality wise). It’s kinda trippy. I think I’ll write about it more when I get back to SC.
…and I can’t find things that I literally just saw, washed and/or put away. What is going on, ROOM? Stop hiding my things.
Militarization of Campus Police →
leftcoastjane: This UC Davis prof, Bob Ostertag Composer, historian, journalist, and Professor of Technocultural Studies and Music at UC Davis responds to the violence on the Davis campus, I saw it via OhPauline and alyson-noele, it appeared first in HuffPost. alyson-noele: Yesterday, police at UC Davis attacked seated students with a chemical gas. I teach at UC Davis and I personally know...
I read over my thesis today.
Thank God. I’ve lost my inspiration & focus these past few weeks and I’m so happy that I have this piece of work to bring me back. Honestly, this was my first time reading it through in its entirety. It’s tough. It definitely brought me back to New York, to my students, to the programs, to my organization, to everything that I experienced. Good shit, JQ. Keep the fire...
If you’re twenty-two, physically fit, hungry to learn and be better, I urge you...– Anthony Bourdain (via dandoes)
One good thing came out of the NFL today: Niners are 7-1. Everything else: ugh.
I honestly can’t get over how McHenny has a legit record player and legit records. Here’s to the Jive at Five, the Style-makers of Jazz 1920s-1940s.