Lisa Delpit Quotes

Lisa Delpit Quotes: Progressive white teachers seem to say to their black students 'Let me help you find your voice. I promise not to criticize one note as you search for your song'. But the black teachers say 'I've heard your song loud and clear. Now I want to teach you to harmonize with the rest of the world.
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Lisa Delpit Quote: We do not really see through our eyes or hear through our ears, but through our beliefs. To put our beliefs on hold is to cease to exist as ourselves for a moment -- and that is not easy ... but it is the only way to learn what it might feel like to be someone else and the only way to start the dialogue.
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Quotes about Lisa Delpit: When one 'we' gets to determine standards for all 'we's' then some 'we's' are in trouble.
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