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20 Songs to Use at School #KidsDeserveIt

Over the past few weeks I’ve been writing about songs with lyrics that have been challenging or inspiring me.  I wrote a post called “Rise” about Katy Perry’s new song, and then “Breathe” about Jonny Diaz’s new song. After writing those posts I thought about…

Breathe #KidsDeserveIt

Music has always been a passion of mine.  People are always surprised at how varied or eclectic my music tastes are.  I listen to music, I study music, I research the artists, follow current news, and more.  I even wanted to be a radio DJ…

Rise #KidsDeserveIt #RISE

Recently, I co-authored a blog post called “Loving Recklessly”.  The post was our call to action.  Our speaking out that we have a responsibility to love, and love recklessly. This past week Katy Perry released a new single called “Rise”.  It’s being used by the…

When They Don’t Drink the Kool-Aid #KidsDeserveIt

This post was co-written with Brent Clarkson.  You can read his blog here. “Connected Educator”. Two words that have changed both of our lives. Two words that truly define who we’ve become and where we are going as educators. They are also two words that…

Loving Recklessly – Hope Within Reach #KidsDeserveIt #LoveRecklessly

This post was co-written with Jeff Veal. You can check out his blog here. The Way It May Seem It seems these days that you can’t turn on the tv, radio, or surf the web without bearing witness to another atrocity that has happened around…