Talking about race with students

photo: Luke Anderson, left, with Gordon eighth graders at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery Alabama, one stop on Gordon's annual Civil Rights Trip -

The Boston Globe highlighted eighth grade humanities teacher Luke Anderson, alongside other area educators as well as Rhode Island Education Commissioner Angélica Infante-Green and Providence mayor Jorge Elorza.

In this morning's Rhode Map feature, writer Dan McGowan wrote:

I don’t have the answers, but there are smart people all across the state who can help. So I asked a few of them to weigh in with some thoughts on how to talk with our kids about racism and the unnecessary death of George Floyd.

Mr. Anderson response is here.


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