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Stories that Teach

As I was going through my Twitter feed this morning, I came upon a quote by Antonia Felix. "The best way to convince, persuade, teach and inspire is with a story." In my sixth grade class, I had girls in tears because of words said. I finally settled the students into their desks and I… Continue reading Stories that Teach

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Drama–then and now

It was December, 1987. Casting call had gone out to South Albany High School for The Sound of Music. I don't know whether it was encouragement from my friend, Eric Wyatt, or just because I loved to sing and loved the story; whatever the reason, I went ahead and tried out. At auditions, I sang… Continue reading Drama–then and now