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The *First Two Steps* Towards Setting the Tone for an Inclusive Classroom – (Vol. 1/5) – “Strategies For Hearing ALL Voices” Series

         Wanting to make your classroom more inclusive, but don’t know where to start?​Take five minutes to try this with your students.            **UPDATE 03-18-20**  –  A MESSAGE FROM JEN WOW, a LOT has happened in the week since this blog was first published. What a difference a week …

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What is Equity, Anyway?

“Equity” is a core value of Co-CreatED; it drives our “why,” our mission, and our vision. Yet, it can be difficult to clearly define.  What does Equity really mean, any way? Let’s dig in. ​ ​CHAPTER ONE:  GETTING TO A DEFINITION ​ I’ll be the first to admit… I sort of have a tendency to overcomplicate …

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Windows and Mirrors:  Why Representation Matters

Last month, Stacey Abrams made history.  Not just local GA history, but national history.  The whole country was talking about the first black woman to become a major party candidate for governor (…in the year 2018…in the entire United States.  While that is indeed progress and a milestone, it is still rather shocking that it …

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