Sarah is a dreamer from Yonkers NY, who has spent most of her life passionate about everything. She currently lives with her partner Bryton and their two kids. She believes we can all find freedom through parenthood and enjoys dismantling beliefs about children, motherhood, and everything in between.
To My Black Son’s Future Teacher,
As the new school year approaches and I prepare to entrust my child once again to a teacher (whom I am uncertain has been trained in how to best support the intellectual and psychological growth of children of color), I begin to think about what I want for my child. I keep coming back to one outstanding desire: that you see my child. Continue reading “To My Black Son’s Future Teacher: See My Child”
Christina Hale-Elliott is a mother of three and an education equity coach. She works with school districts, teacher education programs, and parent advocacy groups across the country to promote equitable student outcomes through the use of culturally responsive education. Christina received her master’s degree in teaching and curriculum from Harvard University and has been in the field of social justice education for nearly 20 years. Follow her on twitter @C_HaleElliott.