It’s Monday in Miami, Florida, and I’m observing classrooms as a teacher coach. As I walk to the back of the classroom, the first thing I hear is a student murmur under his breath, just loud enough for me and the students around to hear: “Cough, cough, coronavirus.” It felt surreal. I didn’t expect a […]
Tony DelaRosa is a Miami-based anti-bias and anti-racist educator, motivational speaker and cultural broker who serves as a teacher leadership coach for Teach For America and a consultant in the New York City Department of Education through NYC Men Teach. He founded Pulse Poetry and is a former senior editor of Asian American Policy Review, a student publication of the Harvard Kennedy School.