I Get One Shot.

Two nights ago, there was a meeting held at our local school to discuss the current district plan for closing the achievement gap between African-American, Latino students and students of lower socioeconomic status and, well, students not of this background.  I came home feeling the same way I usually feel, so resoundingly disconnected from what I might have […]

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Not Black Enough…

Here at FullPlate Manor we’re encountering our first issues with racial tension.  I knew it was coming.  We specifically chose to send our kids to public school, a racially diverse public school, because we wanted them to encounter kids that look like them.  They do.  They go to school with quite a few other Black […]

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