Feeding Area Children Together

Feeding Area Children Together

I felt my face suddenly get red and hot. Tears built up in my eyes. My son, my boy I had reluctantly sent out to the big world of kindergarten just this past Fall, had just described to me that he had witnessed a boy his age taking food from cafeteria garbage can. He...
Turning Sorrow to Joy

Turning Sorrow to Joy

I’ve been wondering: When does pain turn to joy? I wish I could push a button and make it happen. I am in Canada for a summer hiatus. As I have had time to rest and contemplate and begin to heal from the difficult blow of a transfer in my teaching position from one...

Apollo Morning Joe

As a high school teacher, my life gets rolling from the moment I enter the building. I usually get a few minutes at my desk before the first buses begin to arrive, and then, bam, kids are at my door. I love it. I have my own Morning Joe Show, Apollo High School...