Question (of literacy) poem

On behalf of children, on Day Twenty-Three of National Poetry Month Speaking Points (Do They?) Glowing screen split intographs, trendlines, colorsa virtual sea of dataand faces of colleagues floatingwith the question:“You are the literacy person—what do you think?” What I think is thatthere’s no secret codeor formulaor magic bulletor any infallible translationof impersonal little dotsscattered … Continue reading Question (of literacy) poem

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While National Mental Health Awareness Month (May) is still weeks away, the COVID-19 pandemic has called greater attention to the need for support. Youth.gov explains the purpose of the national focus: “Mental Health Month raises awareness of trauma and the impact it can have on the physical, emotional, and mental well-being of children, families, and … Continue reading Threads