In today's class we had Dr. Tammy Spencer as a facilitator, and she was absolutely amazing! Her passion and enthusiasm for the youth currently in the educational system is contagious and I am am honored to have had her as a guest.
Any class with Desiree is going to be a great one, so I wasn't surprised when she dove into a conversation regarding education and schooling in America.
Learning Objective #2: Demonstrate (understanding of) campus advocacy and activism, as related to black lives and experiences.
American Diversity #1: Analyze aspects of social diversity and how they affect society in the United States of America.
Readings: Dear White People (Justin Simien, 2014) Martha Biondi. The Black Revolution on Campus. University of California, 2012 – Introduction, Chapter 2 on SF State Strike Darris Young was such a kind and genuine character and I am so appreciative that we got to hear him speak in class today. He came from the Ellen … Continue reading 2/2 The Interconnectedness of Mass Incarceration and Poverty