“I want all of you to set a goal to continue your education after you graduate,” Mr. Obama said to students at Benjamin Banneker Academic High School in Washington. “And if that means college for you, just getting into college isn’t enough. You also have to graduate. “Our country used to have the world’s highest proportion of young people with a college degree,” the president said. “We now rank 16th. I don’t like being 16th; I like being No. 1.”—President Obama Urges Nation’s Students to Keep Studying - NYTimes.com (via infoneer-pulse)
When I go to the doctor, I expect to be taken care of - I shouldnt have to check myself in with a computer, I deserve to be acknowledged! I’m here to get help, not to be treated like an annoyance or an interruption.
Multicultural education without critique may result in cultures remaining at the romantic or exotic stage. If students are to transcend their own cultural experiences in order to understand the differences of others, they need to go through a process of reflection and critique of their cultures…
holla about seeing things on tumblr that relate to what i’m actually learning in college as i learn about becoming a kick butt teacherrrrrrrr