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.

The Problem with “Great Schools”

Originally posted on IntegratedSchools.org:
by Ali McKay If you have young kids or use Redfin, you’ve probably seen the school ratings from GreatSchools. Our school is rated a “4”. That’s out of 10. When I was in school, forty percent is not a grade that I or my parents would have been happy with.…