I hope our last poem of the month resonates with you the same way it did with me and provides inspiration for you to reflect on self.
Social injustice has been a recurring theme in American life and once again has dominated our lives, communities and classrooms for the last 331.
Let the celebration continue. We are highlighting the work of our community poet Jessica Diaz to share with you. Enjoy her words and let them.
When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill, When the funds are low and the debts are high,
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Yale University’s Dr. Dina Simmons recently wrote a piece for ASCD entitled “Why We Can't Afford Whitewashed Social Emotional Learning” in which.
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By: Jessica Diaz As Simple as – Awakening to the pitter patter of freshly fallen rain drops on a window pane Changing pace as I begin to stir,.
Your mind matters..... Megan Cowan, co-founder of Mindful Schools, explains that each educator has “a room full of students coming in with their.
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