Tag: marginalization

Something About Education

Almost 10 years ago I was a teacher at Golden High School, and I created this class called Contemporary Literature and Identity. I was trying to put color and cultures into the literature students read. The voting board of department teachers was super supportive and unanimously voted on its...

A Seat at the Table

Judith Butler, an American philosopher, has spent her academic career discussing gender theory (among other things) with a strong emphasis on what it means to “perform gender”. That is, that we act and do things in accordance with our gender whether we ascribe to those norms set forth by...

Impact of Marginalization

This project was developed as a presentation for a final paper. In order to present the concepts of the paper (divergent thinking and creative assessment) the video was used as an exemplar for not just how students gravitate towards alternate methods of curriculum and instruction but how the impact...