Archive | October, 2017

Denver Public Schools Homeless Education Network Tackles Poverty

I recently attended Poverty 101 taught by Denver Public Schools Homeless Education Network. This was the best in-service training I have attended in my 20 years of working as an educator! The training filled in the holes and gave answers to serious questions that are baffling educators everywhere: ⸱ How can we make seemingly unmotivated […]

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “15.5 million children in the United States live in families in which partner violence occurred at least once in the past year.” – Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Violent Childhood Experiences and the Risk of Intimate Partner Violence in Adults, 2003. https://safehouse-denver.org/domestic-violence/information/children.html This static rattles me every time I report it. […]