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Becoming Who You Need to Be in Your Work

With the end of June here, you may be well into your much deserved break. And maybe you are taking time to continue to reflect upon how our work as educators, especially at this time, is being impacted.

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Fostering Equity Through Reflexivity

“That’s weird. Stop speaking in Korean.” Growing up in Southern California, these were the words that made me internalize the idea that my Korean culture was not welcomed at our majority White, suburban, public middle school. I implicitly accepted the fact that in order to belong, I needed to ‘assimilate’ to the dominant English-speaking White culture and leave my cultural identity at home.