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#CharlottesvilleCurriculum

Earlier this week, we read this important piece by Anya Kamenetz titled “Resources For Educators To Use In The Wake Of Charlottesville.” As she points out, many teachers began sharing resources online hours after the attack. She asks the question, “How should educators confront bigotry, racism, and white supremacy?” She

Mother Tongue

Mother Tongue and New Generations

Family and Language Three years ago, my cousin Kevin came to upstate New York from northern Germany for a visit. My mother, a German immigrant who had arrived in the United States as a child, was initially embarrassed by how rusty her German skills had become after many years of