Our Classroom

Our Classroom

Hosted by: Roberto Germán | Multicultural Classroom

Welcome to Our Classroom! In this space we talk about education, which is inclusive of, but not limited to what happens in schools. Education is taking place whenever and wherever we are willing to learn. In Our...

Episodes

Episode 54 | Discussing Dyslexia w/ Annie Phan

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Annie Phan joins me to discuss dyslexia and other learning differences. Classroom Notes 1. Experience serving students w/ dyslexia and other learning differences 2. Strategies &...
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Episode 53 | ABAR in STEM w/ Liz Kleinrock

Season #2

STEM in not my strength. As a result, I periodically reach out to those in my network that know more than me. Liz Kleinrock popped in to discuss ABAR in STEM.   Classroom Notes: 3 resources for new math...
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Episode 52 | Liberatory Coaching w/ Lauren Vargas & Rashaida Melvin

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Lauren Vargas and Rashaida Melvin, introduce the framework of Liberatory Coaching. Classroom Notes 1. Definition of Liberatory Coaching 2. 6 Liberatory Practices 3. Coaching for...
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Episode 51 | Body Literacy w/ Cait O'Connor

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Cait O’Connor, a middle school language arts teacher and mental/disability health advocate, breaks down body literacy. Classroom Notes 1. Defining body literacy  2. Common assumptions...
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Episode 50 | Exploring Language Identity and Power with Poetry w/ Carla España, Ph.D y Luz Yadira Herrera, Ph,D

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Carla España, Ph.D and Luz Yadira Herrera, Ph.D join me in Exploring Language, Identity, and Power with Poetry. Classroom Notes 1. The poetry in their book cover 2. Poets, poems and...
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Episode 49 | Removing the Stigma w/ JD Fuller

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, JD Fuller, a therapist in private practice, adjunct professor & school counselor, as well as a consultant & trainer, joins me to discuss removing the stigma of mental health...
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Episode 48 | Working Together for Equitable Schools w/ Tina Starks

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Tina Starks, an educational designer for Student Achievement Partners, joins me to discuss Working Together for Equitable Schools.   Classroom Notes   1. The true problem in our...
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Episode 47 | Collaborating to Learn w/ Dr. Towanda Harris

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Dr. Towanda Harris, author of The Right Tools: A Guide for Selecting, Evaluating and Implementing Classroom Resources and Practices, joins me to discuss the idea of Collaborating to...
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Episode 46 | Taco Literacy w/ Steven Alvarez

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, author and professor Steven Alvarez joins to discuss Taco Literacy. Classroom Notes:  Breakdown of Taco Literacy  Relationship between politics, immigration policies, and the rise...
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Episode 45 | Avoiding Equity Traps & Troupes w/ Dr. Jamila Dugan

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Dr. Jamila Dugan, Co-Author of Street Data: A Next-Generation Model for Equity, Pedagogy, and School Transformation, gives us a deep dive into chapter two of her book - No Shortcuts:...
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Episode 44 | Got Data? w/ Shane Safir

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, author and professor Shane Safir joins to discuss Street Data: A Next-Generation Model for Equity, Pedagogy, and School Transformation. Classroom Notes: Utilizing to create systems...
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Episode 43 | Justice Through Culturally Relevant Teaching w/ Kimberly N. Parker, Ph.D

Season #2

In this episode of Our Classroom, Dr. Kimberly N. Parker, author of Literacy Is Liberation: Working Toward Justice Through Culturally Relevant Teaching, discusses one of the CRTs that are driving some folks...
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