Am I Teaching Nazis?

This article was originally published at on 20 November 2019. Not so long ago at an international school in Asia, an acquaintance of mine walked into his classroom after lunch to a mural of graffiti drawn by students on his whiteboard. Erasable markers, not such a big deal. When he began to clear his board, however, he discovered additional drawings underneath in permanent marker designed to appear only after the board had been erased like some prank palimpsest. Annoying but not unprecedented. What was notable, though, was that the images were not the expected: crudely-rendered genitalia or assorted swear … Continue reading Am I Teaching Nazis?