helplessness

ˈhelpləsnəs/

noun

  1. inability to defend oneself or to act effectively.

    "worst of all is the feeling of helplessness"

Content Developer: Gail Parris   Illustrator: Davon Bailey

This image depicts the sense of helplessness teachers of colors face, partially paraprofessionals who often face more micro aggressions than teachers of color according to my observations and interviews. Educators of marginalized groups or often told to be silent and or feel silenced due to lack of representation and leadership support.