Ewing and I

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An idol.The biggest of superstars. A warrior and a man all the same. That sweet fade-away. The sweat-drenched NY Knicks jersey, emblazoned with the number 33 in the back. The custom sneakers. The Georgetown alum with 2 gold medals, part of the historic Dream Team, 11-time All-Star, Rookie of the Year from 1985-86, sure Hall of Famer, and part of …

About Jose Vilson

José Luis Vilson is a math educator, blogger, speaker, and activist. For more of my writing, buy my book This Is Not A Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education, on sale now.

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Short Notes: Don’t Stop Believing

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Believe it or not, mi gente, I do listen to the oddest of tracks. My latest iPod additions include: Robbie Williams, “Millenium” Journey, “Don’t Stop Believing” Feist, “1234″ Timbaland feat. One Republic, “Apologize” John Lennon, “Happy XMas (War Is Over)” The New York Knicks suck. And I’m in pain right now just watching their sadness. We get beat by one …

About Jose Vilson

José Luis Vilson is a math educator, blogger, speaker, and activist. For more of my writing, buy my book This Is Not A Test: A New Narrative on Race, Class, and Education, on sale now.

Jose VilsonShort Notes: Don’t Stop Believing