A Soul Loved by Prince! – Eryn Allen Kane

What if she didn’t have access to musical instruments in school? Continue reading A Soul Loved by Prince! – Eryn Allen Kane

AEMP it Up!

  Academic English Mastery Program By Jacquelyn L. McDaniel, The Urban Educator (April 2017) PROGRAM PIONEER Dr. Noma Lemoine Educational Consultant Dr. Noma Lemoine,  sole proprietor of LeMoine and Associates Educational Consulting,  is not only a nationally recognized expert on issues … Continue reading AEMP it Up!

I Got the KEYS!

By Jacquelyn L. McDaniel, The Urban Educator (April 17, 2017) In the words of DJ Khaled, “I got the KEYS“, well at the least the most important one – the Knowledge that Empowers You. Why be house wine when you … Continue reading I Got the KEYS!

Let’s Move with Beyonce and FLOTUS!

Let’s Move! Continue reading Let’s Move with Beyonce and FLOTUS!

Grammar Songs

By Jacquelyn McDaniel, The Urban Educator (April 2017) Songs that teach parts of speech Culturally Relevant Teaching in Action! Songs were written by a 10th grade English teacher who tested them in grades 1-10. It is designed to teach students the parts of speech, the basic rules of grammar, punctuation, and vocabulary. Definitions and rules are taught through catchy songs which are highly effective memory aids, “earbuds”. The songs cover verbs, nouns, sentences, pronouns, compound personal pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, apostrophes, prepositions, direct objects, capitalization, plurals, irregular verbs, quotations marks, and 72 Greek & Latin prefixes and suffixes. How can you … Continue reading Grammar Songs

#Ballin’!

Ballin’! Have Justin Beiber, Kanye West, and Lady Gaga unearthed a science to reel us in with their hooks; or are our brains’ memory systems simply easy prey for music? “Emma Burns” Continue reading #Ballin’!