AFT: Louisiana Teacher Brings Lessons of Justice to Families

Rosamund Looney
January 23, 2021
Host
Richard M. Long, Learning First Alliance
Guest
Rosamund Looney, 1st grade teacher, Jefferson Parish, La.

Before Covid-19 pushed her classroom to virtual learning, Rosamund Looney was passionate about engaging her students' families in their education. In this podcast she discusses ways she is working through challenges and helping her students, some of whom are dealing with significant traumas, handle their social emotional needs. Looney, an AFT and Jefferson Federation of Teachers member, also works to instill cultural competencies and social justice in her classes.