You have rainbows in your heart.
Those were the words a former student of Philando Castile, the man shot five times by police during a routine traffic stop in Minnesota, used to described him. He worked as a cafeteria supervisor for over a decade.
I am a yoga teacher, but I am an educator first.
Relationships between students and staff are not random; they are rooted in trust and consistency. There is no undoing what has been done.
Adults may minimize, but children internalize.
I am so far from home, but my solidarity is strong. #blacklivesmatter