Lewis Diuguid

March 16, 2014

Educating today’s kids requires different skills

Social media and hip-hop should be part of educating today’s students, advises Gloria Ladson-Billings, a University of Wisconsin-Madison urban education professor. “Kids can turn their lives around because they are finding a way to express themselves through art,” she said. Adults just have to anchor them with history and boundaries to respect so they can soar into a great future.

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