Working to provide students with the voice and learning environment they deserve.
This week's articles/resources (11/13/2015)
Teaching Thanksgiving in a Socially Responsible Way
Math As Social Justice
Social Justice Resources Giveaway
How My Students and I Built a Classroom of Scientific Inquiry and Social Justice, and How It Changed My Life
Fast-Changing World Demand Innovation
This week's SJ happenings across the district/community
- Awkward Pause performed at North Farmington High School on Wednesday. NFH students engaged in a day of learning and dialogue around Social Justice.
- Calvin Terrell was the feature presenter for the day at North Farmington.
- Novi Meadows' Mix It Up day was held on Thursday during lunches. Mix It Up is an opportunity for students to sit at lunch tables with students they would not normally sit with and engage in guided conversation. The goal is to help break down barriers that may exist between students. School staff members join in and dialogue with students.
- Parents of African American Students in Novi (PAASN) hosts a free Saturday Math Tutoring at Orchard Hills Elementary. Any student is welcomed and encouraged to attend.
Parents of African American Students in Novi (PAASN)
-Orchard Hills Elementary
LACO-Student Engagement Committee SMORE
Included are many great resources and information that connects to Student Engagement. The Learning Achievement Coalition-Oakland Student Engagement Committee meets monthly at Oakland Schools.