Monthly Archives: November 2015

How should Upper Dublin School District respond to allegations of racial discrimination?

In a recent article, a local parent group alleges that Upper Dublin School District officials have racially discriminated against Black students. The claim has become an official investigation from the United States Department of Education Office of Civil Rights. Upper … Continue reading

Posted in Classroom Management, Discrimination, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Structural Racism | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

How should Duval County Public Schools respond to civil rights complaint?

In recent article, the Duval County Public School superintendent and Congresswoman Corrine Brown have entered into a battle that has lead to a civil rights complaint for which the United States Department of Education is presently investigating. While the specifics … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Structural Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What leadership characteristics will eliminate institutional racism?

In a recent article, University of Missouri students propose to eliminate institutional racism by hiring additional Black professors. The limited available pool will have a minimum impact. Eliminating institutional racism will require leaders who possess the leadership characteristics that promote … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, Structural Racism | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How can New York City Public Schools successfully remove metal detectors?

In a recent article, New York City advocates and adversaries continue to ponder the necessity of metal detectors in their schools. The metal detectors have become a security blanket for many educators who would otherwise feel uncomfortable teaching in any … Continue reading

Posted in institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racism, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Structural Racism, Violence in Schools | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How can Oklahoma City Public School teachers impede disruptive students?

In a recent article, an author links Oklahoma City Public School violence between teachers and students to the home life of students. The violence is much more complicated that many can expect. Oklahoma City Public School teachers can eliminate classroom … Continue reading

Posted in Classroom Management, Discrimination, Positive Teacher Student Relationships, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, Teacher Student Fights, Tips for Teachers, Violence in Schools | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

How can employers eliminate workplace racism?

In a recent article, author Afua Hirsh points out that workplace racism continues its prevalent in Britain. Britain has similar demographics as the United States and serves as a barometer for the same challenges faced in the United States. Employers … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why the removal of University of Missouri president will not eliminate racism?

In a recent article, both the University of Missouri president and chancellor have resigned their positions due to the present conditions associated with racism in education. The covert racism that continues to control the system is a product of collective … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, sports, Structural Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How can Allentown Public Schools eliminate teacher student fights?

In a recent article, Allentown School District teachers president discusses school violence, Allentown Public School Education Association President Debra Tretter chastised the local school board for not providing teachers with the same support as the local police during teacher student … Continue reading

Posted in Classroom Management, Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Teacher Student Fights, Teacher Training | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Why are Black parents the blame for violence in the classroom?

According to a recent article, Violence Against Students In Class? Teachers Say It Doesn’t Add Up, a prominent union leader indicates that the major cause for violence in the classroom is associated with the parents. The article was printed as … Continue reading

Posted in Classroom Management, Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Structural Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Did the New York Times underestimate the cause for the South Carolina racism incident?

  According to a recent article, a New York Times writer has narrowed the cause for the South Carolina racism incident to one entity that operates within the school district. School districts do not operate as isolated or individual components. … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, institutional Racism, Leadership, Race Relations, Race Relations in America, racial discrimination, Racial Profiling, Racism, Racism in America, Racism in Education, School Discipline, Teacher Student Fights, Teacher Training | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment