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February 21-24, 2019

I was invited to go to Des Moines, Iowa as a part of the Schoolhouse Gate Project. The was an opportunity brought to us by Maribeth Romslo, a filmmaker who has been working on a documentary with us since February 2018. Her project is called “Young Voices, Big Change.” https://www.schoolhousegateproject.com/ https://www.youngvoicesbigchange.com/ We began the discussion … Continue reading February 21-24, 2019

February 15, 2019

I went dark on social media for a few days leading up to the first anniversary. While away, I did a lot of writing, soul-searching and interviews. This is the interview I did with WLRN, our local NPR affiliate: http://www.wlrn.org/post/stoneman-douglas-students-teacher-discuss-how-new-book-parkland-speaks-helped-them-heal This is the piece I wrote for PBS News Hour Extra’s blog: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/education/opinion-learning-to-be-the-new-me-after-the-parkland-tragedy This is … Continue reading February 15, 2019