I've always loved writing. My earliest memory of feeling like a writer was in Mrs. Jones' sixth grade class at Piedmont Middle School in San Jose. I distinctly remember how Mrs. Jones invited each of us in class to write about a memorable experience we had. I chose to write about a boogie boarding experience … Continue reading Modeling Vulnerability
How often in a child's life do they get to set their own purpose and carve their own path? Perhaps a better question is, how often do the adults around them relinquish control to encourage kids to find their own way? Well, I venture to guess that in today's standards-focused schools, much of what … Continue reading Greenbelt Writing- Thank you, Ralph Fletcher!