Heise is a sixth-grade social studies teacher living in Utah and working toward a Ph.d in education, culture and society.

Articles by Steve

Microaggressions Have No Place in School

When a student directed an LGBT slur at a classmate, this teacher missed the teachable moment. He won’t let that happen again.
Abolitionists William Still, Sojourner Truth, William Loyd Garrison, unidentified male and female slaves, and Black Union soldiers in front of American flag

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