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Canadian Educators

  • Equity Tech’quity
    by Matthew R. Morris on November 27, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    I took a day off earlier this year because my back was beyond mangled. I woke up one day and it felt like some surgeon ... Read More The post Equity Tech’quity appeared first on Matthew R. Morris.

  • Emotional Intelligence
    by Matthew R. Morris on October 17, 2019 at 2:51 pm

    We need to come to our senses when it comes to teaching. I’ve been told that teaching kids to memorize their times-tables don’t matter anymore. ... Read More The post Emotional Intelligence appeared first on Matthew R. Morris.

  • 3 Things You Need To Know About Teaching Black Boys 
    by Matthew R. Morris on October 2, 2019 at 5:11 pm

    I’m neither an expert on the subject of teaching black boys nor am I a child psychologist that specializes in the mindset of the adolescent ... Read More The post 3 Things You Need To Know About Teaching Black Boys  appeared first on […]

  • Detentions
    by Matthew R. Morris on September 25, 2019 at 2:43 pm

    I can’t remember ever giving a student a detention. And I know for sure that I’ve never given detention to an entire class. When I ... Read More The post Detentions appeared first on Matthew R. Morris.

  • I Think My Neighbors Think I’m Selling Dope
    by Matthew R. Morris on August 20, 2019 at 4:14 pm

    Millionaire rapper, J. Cole, made a song titled Neighbors “inspired” by a SWAT raid on his house after his rich white neighbors called the police ... Read More The post I Think My Neighbors Think I’m Selling Dope appeared first on […]

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.