Teaching: the only time when literally every second counts and must be painfully planned out
"The world’s 85 richest people have as much wealth as the world’s 3.5 billion poorest."
— This statistic was recently released in United Nations report that uses Oxfam figures. It’s also a huge wake-up call for anyone who doesn’t consider income inequality a major issue in global politics. (via micdotcom)
"Despite the state’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ law, Alexander is facing 60 years in prison for having fired a warning shot in 2012 to stop her abusive ex-husband from attacking her. The bullet fired by Alexander, a Black working-class mother, hit no one and caused no injury. Nonetheless, she was arrested, jailed and convicted — until a mass movement forced her conviction to be thrown out in late 2013. The state’s prosecutor, Angela Corey, decided to retry the case and has repeatedly slandered Alexander to the mass media and even in the state’s legislature. While the state’s persecution of Alexander continues, the movement to win her freedom has not gone away."
— 'Free Marissa Alexander’ march shakes Jacksonville (via aboriginalnewswire)
This is taking forever and I may not make my deadline but damn these are some beautiful and detailed lessons I am crafting
I have 24 hours to write 17 more hours of lessons
BRING IT ON
tfw harry potter film scores come up on your classical pandora station
Holy shit I have a lot of lessons to plan by Wednesday
Will the lesson planning ever end