Every year, I do something to raise awareness for autism. A while back, I had set out to create a series of images of individuals on the spectrum. 148 more words
When my children were five and seven they had their first real ‘fight.’ I remember it quite clearly. It was the first time I had ever heard them be unkind towards each other (that doesn’t mean they hadn’t been…it’s just the first time they dared to in front of me). 528 more words
There’s getting to the Quiz Bowl finals … and then there’s getting to the Quiz Bowl finals.
Qualifying for the event and arranging the trip are two different challenges, as high school students at a Crystal charter school are learning. 198 more words