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  • Wishing Bad
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 21, 2020 at 4:49 pm

    After legendary black cultural icon Tupac Shakur passed away in the fall of ’96, his hip-hop archnemesis, rapper Biggie Smalls, was quoted saying, “I would ... Read More The post Wishing Bad appeared first on Matthew R. Morris.

  • All These Certified Teachers
    by Matthew R. Morris on January 14, 2020 at 12:40 am

    I take my job very seriously. I have since the day I became a certified teacher. I think a teacher plays an important role in ... Read More The post All These Certified Teachers appeared first on Matthew R. Morris.

  • 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 […]

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.