The Confianza Way

Anti-Bias Education

  • Hate and Bias at School: What Happens Now?

    by: Amy Melik and Liz Kleinrock Have you ever done a web search of your district?  What does it say? What is the digital footprint of your district?  This is the way that many prospective families search for areas to live, and you’ll want to make sure that your district is seen in a positive lig... View Post
  • Leading For Change In Schools To Benefit English Learners: Educate, Listen, and Reflect

    By: Sarah Said Lately I have been really thinking about my leadership style.  Reflecting on past triumphs and mistakes, I have had to ask myself, “What can I do about how I implement change to really get staff to embrace better programming and practices for English Learners?” Remember, it’s not j... View Post
  • Navigating An ELL Label, A Sped. Label, or Both

    by Jennifer Schultz "We worry about what a child will be tomorrow but we forget that he is someone today." — Karl Meninger As an English Learner Specialist, I’ve found that analyzing a child’s rate of success has always been a tricky area for me to navigate.  It is easy to resort to comparisons, ... View Post