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Videos that promote discussion of Critical Literacy

Sugata Mitra: Build a School in the Cloud

Are schools as we know them, obsolete?  

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Indiana teacher wants straight prom because LGBT people have no ‘purpose’

A special education teacher from Sullivan, Indiana is joining a group of students, parents and other Christians in the community who are calling for a prom that bans LGBT people because she says they have no “purpose in life.” “We … Continue reading

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Rylee Mackay, 15, Banned From Class For Red Hair Color

MacKay was sent home from school and told not to return until she dyed her hair to meet school district policy. Such regulations require that student hair color “be within the spectrum of color that grows naturally,” according to the … Continue reading

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BBC One – Comic Relief – Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais (and numerous other famous activists) perform in a spoof about African Aid.

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Chimamanda Adichie: The danger of a single story

An inspiring perspective on “the danger of a single story.”  Chimamanda Adichie speaks of the importance of knowing MANY stories!

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