What this year’s “tour of schools” taught me.
I just came off a few weeks of visiting PreK-12 schools in different states. While I’m frequently in schools, it’s good for me to get far…
May 18, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
The Discrimination Differentiator
The expectation of educational organizations to include all children is clear; we can not purposefully exclude any child for any reason.
Apr 21, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
Parenting is hard stuff, so are decisions about Kindergarten
The transitions of our kids from the day they are born to the day they enroll in Kindergarten feel huge, and often stressful. A few years…
Apr 09, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
Childhood and What Ifs: When will we really embrace a new way to educate our kids?
This is insane. After interviewing families these are the stories of kids in suburbia. What they love doesn’t always matter; time is…
Mar 24, 2019 / 6min read. Read More
A Simple Conversation: Humanity (kind of) Restored
I hate going to the store, but today I did and I am actually glad. Because today a simple conversation restored a little bit of my faith…
Mar 14, 2019 / 6min read. Read More
Parents it is time to ask: What are you willing to fight for?
Parents aren’t experts at school, but they can still advocate and engage on behalf of their kids. The “how to’s” of advocacy and engagement
Mar 12, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
Are we cheating them?
The national dialogue on education continues to struggle between two things: what adults are comfortable with and what students deserve.
Feb 27, 2019 / 3min read. Read More
We are all Digital Citizens: So what are we going to do about it?
We often think that kids are the only individuals in need of training, education, or support when it comes to navigating this digital…
Feb 25, 2019 / 5min read. Read More
The essential art of not giving a *uck
Advocating for kids can be hard, when we struggle with systems that are not easily changed there comes a time to quit or keep fighting.
Feb 02, 2019 / 4min read. Read More