Consent and our Curriculum

When we consider rape culture, football programs (and athletics generally) and student parties are often lightning rods for our scrutiny. Within school walls, advocates for change seek to update dress codes and sexual health education. All this is vital, but I am an English teacher, and I feel compelled to consider how the texts and approaches to literature I teach reinforce the same rape culture we are hoping to cast out from other areas of…

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Is an English teacher living in Boston. When not questioning paradigms and systemic oppression, he is cuddling his kittens, Beâ and Freyja.

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Will Arndt

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Is an English teacher living in Boston. When not questioning paradigms and systemic oppression, he is cuddling his kittens, Beâ and Freyja.

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