Teachers of Color with Principal Joseph Smith

Teachers of Color with Principal Joseph Smith

In Massachusetts, while 40% of students are people of color, only 6% of teachers are people of color. Carolee McGrath sat down with Joseph Smith, the co-interim principal of Amherst-Pelham Regional Middle School to learn about the disparity between students of color...
Juneteenth with UMass Professor Amilcar Shabazz

Juneteenth with UMass Professor Amilcar Shabazz

Juneteenth— short for June Nineteenth — may be the longest-running holiday celebrating African American heritage in the United State. The date recognizes the end of slavery in America.  Most states recognize Juneteenth, but it is not a federal holiday. UMass Amherst...
Anti-Racism Resources from JM Sorrell

Anti-Racism Resources from JM Sorrell

Provided by JM Sorrell, anti-racism trainer at Sojourner Truth School for Social Change Leadership Immediate Ways to Be Anti-Racist Read and study with an open mind to believe that racism in all of its forms is pernicious and ever-present.  Many white people believe...