The Huffington Post 5th-Grade Teacher Who Asked Students To Justify KKK Gets Suspended 2017-09-18T19:52:07.000000000-04:00 The assignment asked students: "You are a member of the KKK. Why do you think your treatment of African Americans is justified?" Ravitch Responds To DeVos And School Privatization 2017-09-18T06:14:23.000000000-04:00 In conjunction with their 4th annual conference in Oakland, California on October 14-15, the Network for Public Education A Small Town, KKK Hoods, A Burning Cross, And A School 2017-09-16T08:57:05.000000000-04:00 Creston, Iowa looks a lot like many small towns in the Midwest. With a population of 7800 it is a pretty average-sized Iowa Mom Says School Taped Students' Wrists, Put Them In Dark Room For Slavery Lesson 2017-09-15T17:45:47.000000000-04:00 Shardé Carrington says the "surprise" eighth-grade history lesson also included a clip from "Roots." Two Asian-Americans On Growing Up In The Midwest vs. Chinatown 2017-09-15T09:07:38.000000000-04:00 What it’s like being one of a few Asian-Americans in school, contrasted with having a whole community you relate to. Apparently Prince George Loves Legos 2017-09-14T12:22:24.000000000-04:00 Royals, they're just like us. 11 Women Accuse University Of Rochester Professor Of Sexual Harassment 2017-09-13T09:35:03.000000000-04:00 Seven faculty members and one former student recently filed an EEOC complaint against the university. Dear Teachers: Don’t Be Good Soldiers For The EdTech Industry 2017-09-12T16:11:43.000000000-04:00 There is a force out there that’s working to destroy our profession. My Journey To Being Accepted As An Out Transgender Woman At Wellesley College 2017-09-12T14:45:07.000000000-04:00 I want to be a mentor to Latinx, immigrant, and LGBTQI communities, now that I am here. This is my purpose. Since 1950, This Family Has Passed Down The Same Dress To Wear To Kindergarten 2017-09-12T13:08:42.000000000-04:00 Nineteen people have worn the yellow outfit so far.