Why Celebrate Black History Month?
February is Black History Month. Since the 70's that familiar declaration has introduced countless celebrations of African American history and achievement, from Black History Minutes on television and radio to the pronouncements of U.S. presidents. But why is February designated and the month …
Something To Think About?
The collective statistics are only the tip of the iceberg regarding racial inequality in the schools. There should be some serious thinking as to why the country has turned away from the goal of Brown v. Board of Education and embraced deepening polarization and inequality in the schools.
Are You Telling Your Children Lies?
If your child fears the dentist or getting a shot at the doctor's office, assuring them that the experience will ne painless may come from a protective place, but, it does not help a child cope with difficult situations and could even compound their fear the next ti,e.