A movement to raise the California Minimum Wage got stuck in the Assembly yesterday. Read more at Sacramento Bee’s Capitol Alert.
It is sometimes difficult to understand the interactions between business interests, the courts and the federal regulatory agencies. I recently came across the best example I have seen in recent times and wanted to share it. … Continue reading
This is a Ted Talk with animations that make it easy to understand. Ken Robinson discusses our current education system. We he believes it was set up about what it is currently doing for the people who go through this system He discusses what could be changed about the paradox of this educational system we […] Continue reading
One of my biggest anxiety is when people or a specific group of people come together and become to extreme with their action. Sometimes when someone feel that they are trying to do good work they sometimes become to extreme. The good will turns into more of judgment and harmful acts. For example in the […] Continue reading
I am very passionate about keeping art, music, and other elective programs in schools. Due to recent budget cuts in school systems across the United States, many campuses are being forced to cut these programs out of their curriculums. Because there is less money to go around, most schools choose to focus their funding on the core classes such […] Continue reading
“This is Not a Song, This is an Outburst; The Establishment Blues” by Rodriguez (1970) Professionals in the field of Child Development are faced with the responsibility of being aware of policies that influence families, children, and systems of education. With this responsibility comes the potential for stress, but also passion and inspiration. I find […] Continue reading
Something that has always been a passion is to help children in the world who have speech impediments. Something that children do not understand are when some children do not talk the same they think they are different and want nothing to do with that child. Being able to communicate with one another is important […] Continue reading
There are so many policy changes that need to happen to better support and protect children and families in the US. For me it adds to the overwhelming pile of social justice and civil rights changes that need … Continue reading → Continue reading