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Teaching Is A Political Act

An excerpt from my interview with Jose Luis Vilson that reminds us to take care of our students, ourselves, and each other in this dark and difficult time.

Shanna Peeples
Aug 18, 2017 · 5 min read

1. Embrace Your Political Power As A Teacher

2. Take Care of Yourself

3. Take Care Of Each Other

Do yourself a favor and buy Jose’s book, This Is Not a Test. Then follow him on Twitter, his Medium site, and blog.

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