When I Grow Up....

What did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a lawyer. I think it had something to do with defending others. I loved my friends and all the fun we had together. When an argument ensued or someone did something that was "wrong" to another, I was the mediator and wo ..

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Classroom without Walls

What is the difference between an indoor classroom and an outdoor one? Simple. Two things stand out to me: 1. No walls 2. No ceiling For some children this makes all the difference in the world. Walls and a ceiling can equal confinem ..

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Develop the "Natural Way"

Another recent comment from one of our readers: "I read this article Playing with Sticks (/blog/playing-with-sticks) yesterday and loved it. I then took my son to his second soccer practice today and all he wanted to do was play with sticks. He didn't participate in socc ..

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