School Un-Safety: Can Classrooms Be a Safe Space In a Nation Where Shootings Are Commonplace?

You can read the related posts on the Teaching Your Children & Students About Tragedy, Teaching Your Children & Students About the 2nd Amendment, The Problem With Kids Today Is…, and 12 Ways To Create A Safe and Effective Space For Student Learning. The BackgroundNearly every aspect of American society has become overtly politicized (for good/for … Continue reading School Un-Safety: Can Classrooms Be a Safe Space In a Nation Where Shootings Are Commonplace?

Teaching Your Children & Students About the 2nd Amendment

This is the second of two posts in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting. You can also read the first post on teaching children about tragedy. In the wake of tragic events, it's important to first speak to children's feelings. Eventually, though it is good for them to become more civically minded and discuss those … Continue reading Teaching Your Children & Students About the 2nd Amendment

Teaching Your Children & Students About Tragedy

This is the first of two posts in the aftermath of the Las Vegas shooting. You can also read the second post on teaching about appropriate and fallacious arguments and the Second Amendment. In the wake of another all-too-common American tragedy, we, along with our students and children, search for answers. This is meant to … Continue reading Teaching Your Children & Students About Tragedy