Past Weekly Video Updates
We Shine Our Partner Spotlight!
Watch! We shine ✨ our partner spotlight ✨ on Nurturing Wellness Consulting. Their mission: “Partnering to Build Healthier Communities Where the Child in Each of Us Can Thrive”. We are collaborating for change that empowers North Dakota’s Black community to not only survive the COVID-19 pandemic, but thrive beyond it.
Calling all organizations that are mission-aligned with Bluknowledge! Schedule a consultation so we can put our heads and hearts together to advance equity in schools and communities. May you thrive this week!
We Appreciate You, Educators!
Watch! We show our appreciation for teachers and school leaders for leaning into “teachable moments” and modeling how to persevere through challenges with compassion and care for their learning communities. Keep tabs on our 2021 progress as we share our April Headlines. Put into practice the phrase “Each One, Teach One”. You never know whose success you might inspire.
📣 It’s T-I-M-E!
Watch! It’s T-I-M-E for our newest Loravore®️ Learning Resource: Facilitating Equitable and Collaborative Learning with Digital Whiteboards — The Sequel! And yes, I broke out the pompoms! Effective digital instruction will remain a necessary resource for advancing equity in schools even after this pandemic ends. So we encourage educators to interact with our on-demand professional learning resources and empower themselves to deliver effective digital instruction!
Raising Awareness — Together!
Watch! This week, we’re in a playful mood! After a little gameplay, we discuss the importance of awareness campaigns for building collective understanding and action. We invite you to view our recent video feature on Black Maternal Health and peruse our newest webpage: “Our Perspectives on Equity”. We close with a question of inspiration: ✨ How will you add your voice to conversations intended to change our world?! ✨
✨ We Shine Our Partner Spotlight — Twice! ✨
Watch! This month we shine our ✨ partner spotlight ✨ on two amazing organizations: Liberty STEAM Charter School and KJ Consulting Group. Together, they are “putting in the work” to ensure that even the youngest scholars become empowered community leaders! We encourage you to schedule a consultation with us to learn how we can partner with your organization in pursuit of your mission. This week, let your light shine! ✨
Enjoy the Thrill of the Hunt . . . and the Find! 🥚
Watch! We celebrate the season with our 1st Annual Egg Hunt Giveaway! It’s fully digital, so watch, count, and enter for the chance to win an EGGstra special prize! Per usual for the start of the month, we share our “Headlines” for March and discuss our mantra, “from hundreds to thousands!” We encourage you to share the good news about Bluknowledge Consulting Services and LoravoreⓇ Learning so we can grow our reach and good works!
Celebrating Herstory, Learning, and Safety!
Watch! We close out March the same way we started— like lion-nesses!! We are glad for our celebration of Women Herstory Month, where we discuss issues and innovations that affect women the most, and our growing set of LoravoreⓇ Learning Resources that empower educators to deliver effective digital instruction.
And yes, the second part of our weekly update is a public service announcement to advance health and safety in your community during this COVID-19 pandemic. Watch. Share. Be Safe.
Moments of Learning and Remembrance!
Watch! We entice you to interact with our growing set of LoravoreⓇ Learning Resources! Later this week, we release our newest monthly LoravoreⓇ Learning Resource: Facilitate Equitable & Collaborative Learning with Digital Whiteboards. In celebration of Women’s Herstory Month, we continue to illuminate issues and innovations that affect women the most! We close with a moment of remembrance to stop hate against the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities.
Happy St. Patrick’s Day! ☘️
Watch! This week we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day safely and at a virtual distance! Educators are encouraged to interact with our growing set of LoravoreⓇ Learning Resources and register for our Empower Sessions.
Women’s Herstory Month is still in effect with discussions of childcare, business funding for Black Women entrepreneurs, and equity. Entrepreneurs should check out Pathways to HerRise! Dr. Erika D. Tate is one of 9 contributing authors who offer their personal story and practical advice as inspiration!
We Shine Our Partner Spotlight!
Watch! This month we shine our partner spotlight on the ARISE Partnership at UC Berkeley for promoting science learning, antiracism, and student agency! We continue our celebration of Women’s #Herstory Month with video discussions of issues that have a disparate impact on women and showcase innovative approaches to social change. Plus, we encourage you to create space to take care of yourself.
We’re Off to a ROAR-ing Start!
🦁 Watch! We enter March like a lion-ness! Check out Our February Headlines to keep tabs on our progress in 2021. Get ready to celebrate Women’s Herstory Month! We’re planning to discuss issues that have a disparate impact on women and showcase innovative approaches to social change. Plus, we encourage you to roar with pride about all you have achieved!
We Share Happenings!
Watch! We share happenings! Later this week, we will release our NEW monthly Loravore®️ Learning Resource to empower educators to deliver effective digital instruction. We announce Dr. Tate’s upcoming ASCD webinar on Building an Equitable Assessment Practice. And we close with a reminder to celebrate Black History all year long!
Happy Lunar New Year!
Watch! This week we celebrate the Lunar New Year! It’s the Year of the Ox — an animal known for its steadfastness and desire to make progress! Our Black History Month celebration continues to inspire! Plus, we wish you plenty of love and luck as you continue on your journey to realizing your dream. Connect with us: Schedule a consultation. Register for an Empower Session.
We’re Shining a Spotlight!
Watch! This month we shine our partner spotlight on The Center for STEM Research at Hofstra University! Our Black History Month celebrations continue! Plus, we encourage you to incorporate learning and levity into your workflow. Stay connected!
A Few Fun Happenings!
Watch! We announce a few fun happenings this week: We share our January headlines, participate in World Read Aloud Day, and celebrate Black History Month! Plus, we encourage you to pause and reflect on your successes, thus far in 2021. Stay connected!
Celebrate Loved Ones Who Inspire You!
Watch! We celebrate our family and friends who inspire us and Katherine’s 3rd birthday (spoiler alert: there might be a cute pic)! We also announce our LoravoreⓇ Learning Empower Sessions and monthly LoravoreⓇ Learning Resource: Build an Equitable Assessment Practice. Stay connected!
What Legacy Will You Leave?
Watch! We get a bit presidential as we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and share expectations for our new leaders of the United States of America: President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris. As you pursue the American Dream, what legacy will leave? Connect with us!
We’re Shining a Spotlight!
Watch! This month we spotlight Parent University in Savannah, Georgia! 💜 We encourage you to embrace a nimble and responsive mindset on your journey to realizing you dreams. Organizations seeking a creative and connected research partner, schedule a consultation with us.
Happy New Year!
Watch! We celebrate the new year, share the “headlines“ we wish to make this year, and send encouragement and energy for your 2021 journey!
Watch! We wish you and your family a Happy Holidays!🎄 ❤️
Journeys Not Yet Imagined!
Watch! This week, we celebrate #NationalLetterWritingDay and share closing reflections from the Impact Hub and adidas Close the Gap Program! We’re reminded to pause and make space for creativity and journeys not yet imagined!
We also announce this week’s LoravoreⓇ Learning Campaign featuring a new digital learning tool and strategy to empower teachers to deliver effective digital instruction. Subscribe to our newsletter for the chance to win a FREE LoravoreⓇ Learning session.
We’re Shining a Spotlight!
Watch! This week, we shine a spotlight on the Savannah Music Festival Musical Explorers program, share about our Bluknowledge Consulting Services for organizations, and announce our attendance at #ISTE20 Live!
What’s on your Thanksgiving Menu! 🍽
Watch! Whether you’re celebrating with time-honored traditions or creating new ways to connect with family and friends and show thanks, we wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! #ThankfulForYou
Learning to Finish Strong!
Watch! This week our LoravoreⓇ Learning Community is featuring a new digital learning tool and strategy. Plus, advice for finishing the year strong as the holidays begin. Subscribe to our newsletter for the chance to win a FREE LoravoreⓇ Learning session.
Happy Veterans Day!
Invite Others on Your Journey!
Watch!💥 Get pumped up and ready to go!💥 I encourage you to invite others on your journey and to cheer me on in SCORE’s “BizPitch Savannah™ 2020 Entrepreneurial Competition.
We’re Building our LoravoreⓇ Learning Community!
Watch to learn why we want to connect with teachers. Learn with us as we Build a Learning Community with Padlet. Don’t forget to sign up for our newsletter for the chance to win a FREE LoravoreⓇ Learning session.
What’s Your Northern Star?
Watch for an update on the Impact Hub and adidas Close the Gap Program and #Loravore from Dr. Erika D. Tate.