What Kids Need: Planning Skills

What Kids Need: Planning Skills As a former school administrator for many years, I can certainly testify to the need for kids to develop planning skills.  In the high school where I worked for many years, we went to great lengths to provide each student with a...

What Kids Need: Music

What Kids Need: Music Not just music, playing an instrument, or learning to sing.  As a high school band director for many years, I can say with authority that the kids that are involved in band, orchestra, or choir are good.  They often take private lessons and...

Perseverance

Perseverance Look closely at this lovely little girl and you will see she has had some kind of surgery.  She had to learn what perseverance was very early in life. A Thank-you to Melissa Labellarte on Unsplash   As I sit on my deck and watch the birds for the evening...