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The morning after I killed myself. 

“The morning after I killed myself, I woke up.

I made myself breakfast in bed. I added salt and pepper to my eggs and used my toast for a cheese and bacon sandwich. 441 more words



What does it mean to grow up as a digital native, and what are some of the various implications or complications that this adds to identity formation in adolescents?

Girl Up Teen Advisors on the World in 2030

When we think about young people in relation to the Agenda 2030, what often comes to mind is that they will be beneficiaries of the development goals. 170 more words

Sustainable Development

Keeping Positive

Chronic Illness can really throw people off  track. It can make people think that others are better experts than they are. It can get in the way of managing normal challenges involved in growing up.   227 more words


How We Teach Our Kids to Lie

My five-year-old daughter was looking out the window, fidgeting with the tassel on her shirt when I came into the living room. Her back was turned to the shards of my favorite vase, a delicate gift from a dear friend from Italy, broken on the floor behind her. 1.195 more words


Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self #bookreview #readwomen @daniellevalore

Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self by Danielle Evans

Riverhead Books, September 2010

I first saw Evans at an AWP conference a few years ago and loved the way she spoke. 603 more words

Book Reviews

EduGains new doc: Student Achievement Literacy Planning Resource

Newly released from EduGains,  Adolescent Literacy:

The Student Achievement Literacy Planning Resource (2016) is a tool that supports the collaborative efforts SSLs, system and school leaders and teams to plan for and implement deep, precise and targeted actions that support literacy instruction and achievement.   81 more words