Tina Curry

Guest Blogger

Teacher

Chicago, Illinois

Tina Curry teaches speech at Sarah. E. Goode STEM Academy in Chicago where she has also served as Equity Coach. As an adjunct professor of education at National Louis University in Chicago, she was named Graduate Faculty of Year in 2019. She is a contributing writer for “Teaching Racial Equity: Becoming Interrupters” and a member of the Illinois Writing Project Leadership Team.

RECENT POSTS

Posted Aug. 17, 2020

We All Must Call Out Inequitable Grading Practices

Chicago students demonstrated extraordinary character and resilience during the pandemic crisis transitioning from traditional classroom learning experiences to remote learning…

By Tina Curry

Read Post

OUR NETWORK

Featured Posts

Posted Sep. 21, 2020

Advocating for My Students Requires Being Political on My Own Time

With election season upon us, like clockwork, the collective efforts to stifle the political opinions of educators has begun. Navigating this climate requires a nuanced…

By Lindsey Jensen

Read Post

Posted Sep. 23, 2020

We Must Vote for the Candidates Who Will Implement the Right Policies for Our Kids

I first met Shennell McCloud when she was Director of Recruitment, and then as Director of Advocacy for KIPP New Jersey, a charter school network…

By Laura Waters

Read Post

Posted Sep. 22, 2020

I Hope I Never Lose Another Student to Suicide

“I’m going to end it!” Unsure of what I heard, I questioned back, “End what?”  Her response was, “My life!” This brief encounter led to…

By Jill Miesner

Read Post

Accountability

How does the federal government support our public schools? Find out the ABC’s of ESEA, ESSA and No Child Left Behind →

Browse by Date

Keep Up With
Education Post

Sign up for weekly emails featuring our top blog posts:

Want more? Get our weekly action email and join us in asking #HowAreTheChildren.

What We’re
Tweeting