Access online and blended learning opportunities for registered program participants
WeTeachNYC Classes & Communities provide NYC teachers and school leaders with an online space where they can engage in online classes and blended learning communities with their colleagues.
Currently, access to communities is limited to participants in specific NYCDOE programs.
Comparing Black Lives Matter to Civil Rights Movement
There are parallels between the race struggles of Martin Luther King Jr. half a century ago and the Black Lives Matter movement of today. This story tells how attention is being brought to the disparities between races in the United States, and how the message has changed from an aspirational tone to a commitment to truth-telling. Protesters in both struggles were working to transform America and focus on respect. Listen to hear more about civil rights activism in this interview recorded on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Listenwise is a listening skills platform; their collection of podcasts and public radio keeps teaching connected to the real world and builds student listening skills. Teachers will need to create a free account to access the resources.