Today was the day of the speakers that forced me to think, to reflect, and ultimately plan for change in my classroom and in life as well. These two women were the crux of my learning for the day so I am going to focus on their messages, their work, and what I learned from them today.
Ruha blew me away from the moment she started speaking. Her tenacity, determination, and passion were infectious. I had to take notes because I felt like her message was something that I had never heard before, that the way she articulated her ideas was unique. [Read more…]