My Philosophy [On Teaching] « Aiesha Turman
I entered the classroom with the conviction that it was crucial for me and every other student to be an active participant, not a passive consumer[a conception of] education as the practice of freedom education that connects the will to know with the will to become. Learning is a place where paradise can be created. bell hooks,. African American Intellectual History Society. African Diaspora, PhD. Betty's Daughter Arts Collaborative. People's Institute for Survival and Beyond. The Black Girl Project.
Bio « Aiesha Turman
I am many things: educator, student, mama, wife, filmmaker, friend, daughter, writer and more. There is a thread that runs through my life and has remained present even when I have gotten a bit “off course” and that is my passion for the health, well-being, and wholeness of Black women and girls across the Diaspora. Where my research interests include cultural production as a way to mediate inter-generational trauma and historical grief among African Diasporan women; founder of Super Hussy Media. I like ...