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Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @Okaikor Maplewood, NJ

Partner. Mom. Education-organizer. RU Ed.D. Black Educatorhood Possibilities. CriticalPAR. God is a queer Black Womxn. #SoJustEdu RTs=nothing. she/her🇬🇭🇺🇸

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Joined Twitter 2/17/09


Thank you so much @BarbaraRansby for this. https://t.co/fsOP3n0Ihc
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoYep. Bought/owned. Believed in manumission, not abolition. Wrote violent filth about Native people. Believed in onl… https://t.co/suTdE0RijP
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7/4
2020
😶😐🙄🤡 https://t.co/7zVLMAFOpE https://t.co/gmiCQkVJXB
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE REGARDING THE BLACK MAN FOUND HANGING IN LEWIS MORRIS PARK, AMANI KILDEA. https://t.co/MsUYF0fFFK
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoDonations can be made here: https://t.co/ZHLD85azAOwe’re —@mapsofreedom is raising $$ to support youth organizers throughout Essex and Morris counties to provide them… https://t.co/rNfZDpwRsZ @Andersontamara word! and your comment just reminded of several important relationships i’ve neglected—i’m about to reach out. @10istalking it’s a struggle each day 🤦🏿‍♀️Though written for early grade readers, pick up a copy of “Mumbet’s Declaration of Independence” It recounts Elizab… https://t.co/kbZk4pgzwX
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo"...about 15 million to 26 million people in the United States have participated in demonstrations over the death o… https://t.co/OyaIoRHqat
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoLooking forward to presenting on parent engagement at the upcoming #RethinkLearningSummit. Join us on July 20th &… https://t.co/c88Y2P5AsI
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @PresidentPat same! same! 😩😩😩 https://t.co/McvSWKB674July 4 is almost upon us. Which means folks are going to be dusting off Frederick Douglass’s “What to the Slave Is… https://t.co/jfVlQJqHP1
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @mdawriter ha! yeah, totally fits. @mdawriter 🥴 https://t.co/xEQNed3cwaI tweeted about KIPP because news of their Instagram thread was streaming across my Twitter lists. Everything I sai… https://t.co/6ZLHeZW6Is
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @JulieLB yeah, that’s where i’m figuring out how this is gonna work—it’s being intentional about it. @BlackWomanTeach so true! i’ve done the same. mended some of my own relationships—facilitated the mending of relati… https://t.co/FQEwt69I3IFrom Florida with love: We made a toolkit to help map actionable ways you can #defundthepolice in your cities. Choo… https://t.co/R90kfAyTsM
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @SweetyP21 https://t.co/DOTSg8QOIf @mildredboveda yeah, i definitely need to get better at that myself. i definitely need to write with y’all. i was c… https://t.co/24ssagnTSD @mildredboveda they’ve/we’ve also have been socialized in these abusive methods of communication.i feel attacked. why are y’all like this?! 👀👀🤣😭🤣😭 https://t.co/u95qwvJcRCBecause these beautiful pictures of Elijah McClain need to be on my timeline. God rest his precious soul. Say his… https://t.co/h6NS7t8ZaK
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @arasbeth27 everything is so fast-paced. and i am learning to be more intentional about how i facilitate that. @knikole we’re always in a rush and don’t take the time. i’m also guilty of that and tryna be more intentional with… https://t.co/6v1xpd3Y8o @mildredboveda we will write about this bird very soon.I ripped this package open and the first thought that came to mind was, “God is good.” Don’t know why, but seeing a… https://t.co/8yPKvUEXPL
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoTeachers: Refuse to Return to Campus by Harley Litzelman https://t.co/npz0XhN2zkhow often do you slow down to get to know people you’re in community with? @oceanofreverie https://t.co/eZwQKj6ATyGood morning, good people. If you’re not Black, please ask yourself why you feel entitled to use reaction GIFs or… https://t.co/lvm2IhonUJ
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @oceanofreverie heyyy!! thank you for joining 💜1. KIPP’s announcement is not policy. Let’s wait until we see what KIPP does before holding up an Instagram thread… https://t.co/m8zFWIRCQF
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @bivey @GregoryMichie @TanisLeads ahhh! glad you joined us. and i’m also looking forward to next week 💜💜 @GregoryMichie @TanisLeads the tuesday group begins next week. this first session was really just getting familiar… https://t.co/29ViD55t1T @GregoryMichie @TanisLeads today was the first day for the Thursday group. we just wrapped up 💜
7/3
2020
Y’all comin through to protest racial injustice in @Dover_NJ? support our Black-owned businesses while you’re here!… https://t.co/32pDzjxv9b
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @MoniseLSeward @Melody_G @N @FortheCultureL1 what is this? i cant see it 😬ohhh, chale!! 🤣🤣 why?!? https://t.co/Rq797i6Wyy#tdih 1839, Joseph Cinqué & fellow Africans on Cuban schooner Amistad rose up against captors, seizing control of s… https://t.co/LJ0xljp1ES
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoBlack folks across the country demanding that we #DefundThePolice - Khaun Sing thought it was good time to *start w… https://t.co/9vSDMf2o2t
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awoshaun king is dangerous. DAs are cops. in no world should cops facilitate truth and reconciliation. are y’all serio… https://t.co/a1PGldsMERahh, okay. i’m lissening! https://t.co/iM1r4zAIKt
7/2
2020
@DMastroG4 @DrKCOrange @TanisLeads @GholdyM scholastic had it earlier today when i checked @TanisLeads Haha!! Get to reading, my friend!After anxiously 😬waiting, I'm so excited that @GholdyM Cultivating Genius has arrived!!! Putting on my speed readin… https://t.co/Pt0ohcbuck
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @TheConnectedEdu @SchleiderJustin @Maire_from_NJ what happened to the work Raquel was attempting to push?!I’m closed for the month of July. If it’s not already on the books, I can’t do it. I’m holding organizing work that… https://t.co/kOoR9cfuqc
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoMy Dear African and African Diasporic Fam: https://t.co/u7qwac51OD Love you all 💜🥰💜 @DingleTeach and of course *we’ll* be most impactedhow many of these doctors send their children to schools where there are 6-12 students max in one classroom?! https://t.co/EDhT9vRYFYi am but an echo of the collective voices of my elders who came before me 💜✊🏿💜Our calls to action against anti-Black state violence cannot be ableist via ⁦@BlackYouthProj⁩ https://t.co/WiDoNGs0Cx
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awohttps://t.co/EHe4PfR8Ye @BLMMorristown @WindofSpiritNJ @BelovedBrudaNev @ollstar @Okaikor
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoA practice I believe in 👇🏾. Boost and acknowledge what resonates. “Focus on what you want more of!” The rest doesn’… https://t.co/pl6Jt1TfwX
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoI really get to work with some of the most brilliant and dedicated people in the world. I’m finding that my highe… https://t.co/GFYYEEbGbQ
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @Kishahowell3 Congratulations!!!y’all wildin’ out here not wearing a mask and alll. @MoniseLSeward and i must say, i think i’d still be disappointed 🤣 @GregoryMichie yeah, this conversation has been a long time coming. how he defines “racist” and conflates it with i… https://t.co/T4bXIdHxVQ @FemmeTeacher yeah, we need to unpack how is defined when we use power in the definition.
7/1
2020
@nenagerman absolutely. i’m not an either/or kinda person here. we need historians and scholars to document the wor… https://t.co/DanBdx8v10 @nenagerman yeah, i think i’m also bias because i think organizers are who we should be taking direction from. so,… https://t.co/E0MxpBHqep @ShariLoe @KR_KnowUrRights I’d co-sign as well! @10istalking 🥴😬 @kc1959 @desiactingout Angela Davis, Fania Davis, the Combahee River Collective, Keeanga Yamahtta Taylor, Joy Degru… https://t.co/WYllNE681SLove for The People of @Dover_NJ leads this @BLMMorristown PROTEST, that Bell Hooks love, like @Okaikor reminds us:… https://t.co/uPU8d1A8Qp
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awoif their answer is no, respectfully decline to move forward. community—particularly BIPoC MUST be at the table. MUST.attention universities pimping the anti-racism trainings for districts now: the first question you should be asking… https://t.co/9nYce2hYvX @KR_KnowUrRights it’s really problematic and many folx will be walking around spouting his analysis.If you haven't yet sign up now for the third in this paradigm shifting series. #Abolition #AbolitionistTeachinghttps://t.co/mm4W17M9vM
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @arasbeth27 and because whiteness often likes to tokenize Black ppl pushing a message that may be more palatable, t… https://t.co/eFIWleGAoR @arasbeth27 yeah, and the analysis he presents is not disassociated from the fact that it’s a top seller now.
6/30
2020
so, y’all ready to discuss this?! 👇🏿 https://t.co/NTtjG4yBUXUPDATE: INDOOR DINING WILL NO LONGER RESUME ON THURSDAY. We had planned to loosen restrictions this week. However,… https://t.co/jYEvYkM4D8
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @hayteach78 @El_Jemedari 😞 @shawley03 already happening. look at the the top seller anti-racism book 🥴👀 @El_Jemedari you know, in my conversations w/these Black moms I’m organizing w/, I realized how deeply we’ve been s… https://t.co/ETKVPNdb6a @mildredboveda Happy Birthday Day!!! 💜💜 https://t.co/Di7zkO1cNCso accurate. and so painful. https://t.co/ahw8gsqlnM“Aries” ♈️ 🔥 by yours truly. back to finishing my zodiac series! https://t.co/X5lTvat0xg
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awothread 👇🏿 https://t.co/gGwrI9x3EG @TanisLeads riiight!!! 🤣
6/29
2020
@JulieLB @DrKYSR Yeah, I know!!! I’m gonna have to miss it. But I can find out about recording.facts 🤣😭🤣 https://t.co/yPYdDibDToThese Teen Girls Are Fighting for a More Just Future https://t.co/3gGpVQFaKZ Like legions of Black women [and Blac… https://t.co/IabqwMwNdm
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @hechternacht 💜💜 @ShanaVWhite Thank you 💜💜what am i doing on a sunday afternoon?! just organizing and educating a group of Black moms about #PoliceFreeSchoolsthe whole damn thing. https://t.co/KkcyXFdQ2i
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoRegister 🗣🗣 Black Lives Matter at School: A Discussion with Educators on the Intersections of Activism and Pedagogy https://t.co/Kbv6ZQOv05I wrote about @BlackOrgProject’s BOSS campaign to eliminate the OUSD School Police & building of the nat’l campaign… https://t.co/jR0XRrVJGO
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoRobin D.G. Kelley on today's abolitionist movement: "this is a third Reconstruction ... this generation, this gene… https://t.co/tBgRQNRU9R
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoThe word is finally out. BLACK IS KING. So proud to have worked with QUEEN BEYONCÉ on this. So honored to contribut… https://t.co/L8RHJhVzqe
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoPrinceton announced today it will remove Woodrow Wilson's name from its buildings. In 2015, I had the honor of edit… https://t.co/AYdb4eXlQ8
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ AwoDelighted to share my outgoing essay to @PittEducation as Associate Dean for Equity and Justice (I'll still be at P… https://t.co/PvazQ6qLrM
Retweeted by Tsɔɔlɔ Awo @niikotei this ain’t it 🤦🏿‍♀️
6/28
2020
@MHSLearningComm @MiddletownSS ahhhh! shameful. of course they would do that because it’s all about power and control.
6/27
2020

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