Best Books for Teens About Social Justice

Lessons we need to learn… Social justice for teens is a real world lesson that needs to start at a younger age, and continue throughout their lives. Social justice is an ongoing issue in real life. As a mom, as a teacher, as a person, I need to be willing to put myself in someone else’s shoes. To empathize with my fellow man. As I live out my life, I hope that the lessons my own children, as well as my students, have learned from me will help them to be better people. To be empathetic, sympathetic, to be GOOD …

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Smart Parents in the Know: April Wins

Ideas for Parents in April What I’m learning and loving in the month of April! “Smart Parents” is a series that I’m continuing.  I will talk about a few things that I am learning and loving in my life right now. This may include recipes, books, movies and gadgets, etc. Here are some ideas for parents in April. Please know that I am thinking of you in these hard days, and will try to find fun and useful things to share with you each month! (Here is the post for March) Let me know what you are learning and loving …

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9 Books to Enjoy With or Without Your Teen

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Follow my blog with Bloglovin Great reading this coming summer! One thing that my youngest son and I have done is joined a Cool Mom and Son Book Club. He would completely disagree that we are cool moms, as would his friends that are included in this group. However, the other moms and I think that we are cool, and we have gotten our boys to read a great number of books, approximately one a month for over a year.  Pin for later! This just goes to show, the power of parenting can manage anything! This has been such a …

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