As an educator (ELA, History), it was profound and enlightening to know I was selected to attend Yale University this summer to explore the Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass. I have spent a week on campus, exploring, learning and living through the mood, feelings and thoughts of Mr. Douglass. This is a running blog post as I continue to add more photographs and … Read More Frederick Douglass, Yale University, Summer 2017.
I am proud to say the school year is finally over. I have been taking a break. Posting more on my Instagram and twitter than here. I was having difficulties with the app. Or, the app was having difficulties and I could not post from it. I love the idea of being more mobile and not having to sit at my MAC and type. … Read More Technology issues, Yale Summer 2017, and change.
Supreme Court case ruling today changes the “general standard” of educating students with exceptionalities in American public schools.
Today’s court ruling by the Supreme Court has significant changes in the education of students with disabilities in American Public School. School districts in America, can no longer offer “the ‘merely more than de minimis’ test applied by the 10th Circuit.” This new ruling is a win for parents with students with disabilities. It makes having an IEP (Individual Education Plan), that goes beyond … Read More Supreme Court case ruling today changes the “general standard” of educating students with exceptionalities in American public schools.
In addition to posting about my fashion and makeup pointers, frequently I will post about Lambchop. He’s my son. He has autism. It’s been a journey to say the least. This weekend was a blast for us. This is a snap shot of his play area. He was excited when he say all of the bags from toys r us. I love playtime with … Read More Shopping for kids with Autism