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  • Blowing hot air
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 22, 2018 at 5:23 pm

    I was sitting in on a science class observing a student teacher deliver a lesson. The lesson was on the types of heat transfer and ... Read More The post Blowing hot air appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • 10 ways to make your classroom more inclusive of black students
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 16, 2018 at 5:56 pm

    It’s hard to begin this list in light of the events that have transpired over the past week. First, we have a major fashion retailer ... Read More The post 10 ways to make your classroom more inclusive of black students appeared first on […]

  • H&M and Education Equity
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 11, 2018 at 4:36 pm

    I first caught wind of the handsome black boy outfitted in a hoodie with the words, “coolest monkey in the jungle” on Monday morning as I ... Read More The post H&M and Education Equity appeared first on Matthew R. Morris. […]

  • Teaching and Learning While Black
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 9, 2018 at 6:25 pm

    Recently, I wrote a piece for ETFO Voice Magazine that was featured. It was featured because they, like me, thought it was an important message. It is ... Read More The post Teaching and Learning While Black appeared first on Matthew R. […]

  • When smart people say there’s no institutional racism
    by Matthew R. Morris on December 19, 2017 at 3:09 pm

    I started on YouTube watching some Lord Jamar interview and somehow, thirty minutes later, was watching a Piers Morgan Live episode where he was debating ... Read More The post When smart people say there’s no institutional racism appeared […]

I have been teaching and consulting - from primary school through adult education - since 1996. Currently an education consultant with la Commission scolaire de la Seigneurie-des-Mille-Îles in Montreal, Quebec, I believe that sharing our stories is the key to getting better together.