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PolicyLink asks, Will You #ClaimTheTorch?

NEP stands in solidarity with PolicyLink’s #ClaimTheTorch campaign, which encourages us all “to ignite, expand, and advance the conversation on equity.”

Enjoy this catalyzing video, produced by Wyatt Close and Big Bowl of Ideas, and accompanied by the powerful words of Mayda del Valle, who reminds us, “ 51 more words

Changing The Discourse

differentiation in writing workshop through partners

partnerships can be so powerful in writing workshop – or, really, in anything – and we’re advocates of long-term writing partners. most years, most of our fourth graders have partnerships that last the year in writing, with lots of coaching and support to help navigate the inevitable problems that pop up in any meaningful relationship. 1,136 more words


The Aftermath

So the aftermath is really the beginning.

New seeds sown, new grass grows.

I will be deleting all the old posts, I believe this is time to start fresh. 835 more words


Adult Day Care Center opens at Mercy Junction

A Chattanooga native with 16 years experience in adult care-giving is opening a day center in Highland Park.

The Heart Connection Adult Day Care Center, owned and operated by Tonita Jenkins, will celebrate its grand opening on Sunday, Nov. 244 more words



strong winds
uproot me,
drag me,
twirl me.
I’m alright
as long as
they rest
in your

~K. (कृतिका)

**Image courtesy: Pranav Dadhich


Is this an American custom?

On one of the first Christmases that I was fixing the dinner, I read up on new recipes. One magazine recommended deep frying chestnuts to make peeling them easier. 181 more words

Hope in a Box

As we give thanks this week, will you join us in expressing gratitude for our partners around the world who receive and distribute wheelchairs?

In Malawi, the Namikango Mission staff carefully unloads box after box from the trailer of a 40-foot truck. 251 more words

Free Wheelchair Mission