Below includes a list of various books, magazines, and other publications we’ve read that have both empowered us and raised our consciousness as future\young teachers. *



On Education

Education and CapitalismJeff Bale and Sarah Knopp

Empowering EducationIra Shor

Free to Learn, Peter Gray

Holler if You Hear MeGregory Michie

I Won’t Learn from You: And Other Thoughts on Creative Maladjustment, Herbert Kohl

Lockdown High: When the Schoolhouse Becomes a JailhouseAnnette Fuentes

More Than A ScoreJesse Hagopian

Pedagogy of the OppressedPaulo Freire

The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of African-American Children, Gloria Ladson-Billings

This is Not A TestJosé Vilson


To Use In The Classroom

101 Changemakers: Rebels and Radicals Who Changed US HistoryMichele Bollinger and Dao Tran

Rethinking ColumbusBill Bigelow and Bob Peterson



“I Am An Educator,”

“Teacher Under Construction,”

“The Education Activist,”

“The Jose Vilson,”



LISTEN by student and future teacher, Ankur Singh
A documentary film about education from a student’s perspective

The Inconvenient Truth Behind Waiting for Superman


WEBSITES / #EduColor

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