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Unsung Heroes

Students and teachers, yup they’re important, but there’s so much more to a school. We need food, clean toilets and floors, dead batteries and lightbulbs replaced, phones answered, transportation, special events set up, working copiers and technology, bills paid, orders placed, lawns mowed, snow shoveled, boo-boos soothed. Support staff: they’re the backbone of any school. Today, I’d like… Continue reading Unsung Heroes

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Imagine a global citizen #1004theworld

Inspired by #1004theworld John Lennon died in 1980.  Distraught, my English teacher, had us listen to “Imagine” in class and reflect on its meaning.  I was 12 years old, in 7th grade, and very naive:The Olympics were coming up–how could we have the Olympics without countries? 35 years later, I get it: Imagine a world of caring people… Continue reading Imagine a global citizen #1004theworld