A Letter to Non-Union Teachers in Wisconsin

By: Hallie Schmeling Dear Non-Union Teachers in Wisconsin, Let me start by introducing myself. I’m Hallie, a 27-year old, fifth year teacher in South Milwaukee, WI. I am certified to teach math, special education, and alternative education.  I currently teach in a unique program that is dedicated to meeting the social/emotional needs of students who have…

Dear God, Convince Me

A poem by Evan Taylor Dear God…   it is me again…   but this time i am standing in the need of prayer i am sitting in need of an answer to a million unread emails i have sent to you over the years they go as follows   can you convince police officers…

Media Literacy, Social Justice, and Teaching

By: Ankur Singh The turn of the 21st century was accompanied by a huge surge in media technologies, revolutionizing how people communicate with each other. Millennials spend an average of about 18 hours a day exposed to various forms of media This heavy media saturation highlights the importance of why students need to know how…