No Bully Zone

A good friend of mine—Cynthia Gustavson—published a book a couple of years ago called Bully!: The Big Book About Bullies and the Bullied.  It’s a great book of drawings, poetry, and exercises for students of all ages.  Cynthia’s a poet and psychotherapist with uncommon insight into the emotional effects of this destructive behavior on both […]

My Students Are Maniacs!

This spring, I found myself in a position to purchase some badly needed laboratory supplies.  (Note to district administrators: approving a lump sum to a science teacher for lab supplies is akin to dropping a chocoholic with a spoon into a vat of Godiva dark chocolate raspberry truffle.)  One of my purchases–one that seemed a tad […]