Teaching Immigrant Students

As an English as a second language teacher, it was difficult for me to advocate for the needs of my students. The articles that appear in the current publication of American Teacher explain the concerns of teachers of ELLs. It may come as a surprise to many Americans that native born American children can experience…

Ray of Light: A Little Girl’s Journey

Announcing the release of a new book, Ray of Light:A Little Girl’s Journey.  This story attempts to trace the journey and hardships that some immigrants face when they are forced from the home that they know and love.  This is a tale about about three sisters from the Middle East.  They are attending school for the…

Baby Sussex: The Fairy-tale Continues

Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on the birth of their son, Archie. Happy Birthday to Archie who shares his name with my godfather.