ITRT, kindness

Kindness Share Fair 2021

"How can you be the good in the world?" I posed this question to the students of Mrs. Cross' and Mrs. Burgess' fourth grade classes during our first kindness lesson in September as we distributed Kindness Journals for them to record their thoughts. The question brought forth a multitude of memories as they shared kind… Continue reading Kindness Share Fair 2021

education, ITRT, reflection, writing

In the Eye of the Hurricane

As far back as I can remember, I have been transfixed by severe weather, specifically thunderstorms and hurricanes. My childhood home included a sunroom, where three sides of transparent glass encased a room filled with floral patterned furniture and a large ceiling fan. Many afternoons were spent in that space, a juxtaposition of calm and… Continue reading In the Eye of the Hurricane