Student Poetry as Pedagogy

Wow!! Again. Again. Dr. Ernest Morrell has done it again. He has forced me to recoginize what I believe in, what I am passionate about, what I am here to do. I will not allow critical hope to wane. I matter because of my work. Do you have the answer?



Literacy Matters especially in Urban Environments

As violence and murder escalates in neighborhoods such as Watts, “Literacy is a matter of life and death. Giving students access to literacy is giving them access to many more years to their lives.”

-Ernest Morrell, Urban Sites Network Conference 2011, April 30, 2011

2011 Council of Youth Research PowerPoints — IDEA

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Council of Youth Research 2011 Powerpoints. Urban high school: 100% graduation rate. 100% college acceptance.

The Council of Youth Research — IDEA

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It all begins with an IDEA.