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Meeting 1 – Synthesis

By conNECKted TOO / July 6, 2020

Meeting date: Tuesday June 30, 2020   WHY YOU, WHY NOW   Evolution  Learn  Grow  Timely School, community, society and beyond Anti-racist Creating independent learners Band-aid solutions versus getting to the root   Accountability for reading and recognizing (implicit) bias ***  Self-reflection  Understanding what you think/create can impact others  Believe in students’ abilities    Working […]

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Future Book Recommendations

By conNECKted TOO / July 6, 2020

This list is constantly being imagined and extended. Please send additional recommendations to TINYisPOWERFUL@gmail.com

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Book 1 – Discussion Questions

By conNECKted TOO / July 6, 2020

Discussion Questions for Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain:  Book 1 – Culturally Responsive Teaching and the Brain Why is examining one’s own implicit bias not enough to become a culturally responsive educator? Why do you need to understand how structural racialization works?   Why are a disproportionate number of students of color and English […]

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PODCAST – I Like My Tea Sweet reflecting on July 4

By conNECKted TOO / July 4, 2020

Charleston Rhizome Collective · Reflections on Independence In this episode Victoria Moore of conNECKtedTOO –> TINYisPOWERFUL reflects the Fourth of July, drawing on stories, histories and personal discoveries. — Frederick Douglass’ Descendants Deliver His ‘Fourth Of July’ Speech here: www.npr.org/2020/07/03/88483259…urth-of-july-speech – – – Meet the Creators – – – “I Like My Tea Sweet” is a […]

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“843?” – What Does Your Past/Present/Future Charleston Look Like? – Edition 1

By conNECKted TOO / July 4, 2020
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A quick SC history fact

By conNECKted TOO / July 4, 2020

as shared by SABRINA HYMAN On July 4, 1965 my uncle was arrested amongst what is known as the “Edisto 13” for “trespassing” which really meant being black and having the audacity to come on our pure white beach. This case was later part of the catalyst that lead Judge Perry and “other South Carolina […]

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Independent

By conNECKted TOO / July 4, 2020

Here’s an audio I recorded last night. Talking starts at minute 00:45. note: There is a point around minute 4:40 where I misspoke, slightly, saying “slavery was ratified” but meaning to say “the abolition of slavery was ratified.”  Self-governed. Autonomous. Free. Did you know Charleston is older than America? Yes, I’m reflecting on Charleston’s 350th […]

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How-To Add to TINYisPOWERFUL.com

By conNECKted TOO / July 1, 2020

Send “Specials” information about your events, activities, offerings, announcements, accomplishments or updates to this online community-info board. You can also submit a piece for the “Reservoir” like responses to current events, stories, brainstormings or experiences, public letters… These features are available to everyone! Watch the video for a step-by-step tutorial or click here for a […]

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FROM THE CREATORS of I LIKE MY TEA SWEET Podcast

By conNECKted TOO / June 26, 2020

Question: What have you learned from the episodes you have done / What has working on ILMTS” taught you?   Rain – It has made me more open to what a podcast can be. For instance the editing style I used for episode 1 is completely different from episodes 2 and 3. I learned quite […]

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PROCESSING ABOLITION

By conNECKted TOO / June 24, 2020

by MARKELLE EVANS CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL TEXT WITH FORMATTING There is attention and rapid sharing of information regarding police brutality and murder, specific targeting of Black Americans throughout the nation by police and White Supremacists, use of weapons on protesters (even resulting in several deaths like Sarah Grossman, 22), and more coming in every […]

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