Who if not us?

We have to “connect the dots,” and when we are faced with a roadblock, healthy people pivot. I loved teaching preschool.  I was the teacher/director of a parent participation nursery school, a position that combined my loves of working with young children and serving as a guide for parents as they increased their skills as … More Who if not us?

Guns. And Kids.

When my kids were little, I taught preschool and kindergarten.  I saw many kids from different backgrounds in my work.  This was over 40 years ago. The discussion of gun play in early childhood persists, as evident by Facebook teacher sites, and the controversy I discovered as an educator and parent has not changed, even … More Guns. And Kids.

Jump!

“The voice of the sea speaks to the soul. “–  Kate Chopin I love the ocean.  The ocean pulls me in and pushes me up–and down.  It resists as I move through on my own power, both challenging us and emboldening me to stay.  I move, strengthening my muscles and stroke, slicing through the medium … More Jump!