profile: Dan Scratch | author - dan scratch | danscratch
Dan Scratch is a high school social studies teacher who has spent most of his life in schools being challenged by youth to make the world a better place. He is passionate about sharing these lessons from youth with educators in order to work for a more just and equitable education system for all. Dan is also an organizer with the RAD Educators Network and you can find him on twitter @DanScratch03 tweeting about equity and social justice education as well as on Medium @dan.r.scratch writing about the journey and process of teaching for social justice.
Last week the Alberta government's Curriculum Advisory Panel released a report containing 26 recommendations for moving curriculum forward in the province. Edmonton teacher Dan Scratch takes a look at what the impact of some of those recommendations would be on Alberta's classrooms, students, and teachers.