Hosted by Laura Cathcart Robbins, a writer and a recovery thriver and survivor, Laura found herself in an all too familiar position. In September 2018, she was the only black woman in the room at Brave Magic, a famed writer’s retreat. After it was over, she wrote about her “only one” experience in The Huffington Post and comments started flooding into her DM. These comments were from people from all races, ethnicities, creeds, and nationalities who had felt “othered”. Laura beautifully inter ...
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The Coronavirus currently has us self-isolating at home. But what does this mean for our students? Teachers? Administrators? Student teachers? Each entity has their own story about how their life has been upended by the abrupt closing of our schools. *Teachers talk about what it’s like to parent while also create an e-learning experience for their students. *A high school math teacher wonders about her students who need her class to graduate with college credit. *An intermediate principal worries about his students only interacting through social media. *A parent of a high school senior talks about the grief that her child is experiencing as all of her senior experiences are cut short. Listen to this timely episode to hear stories from each of these groups while we discuss where to go from here.