Partner Spotlight: Roots of Inclusion

“We really felt like students with disabilities were falling through the cracks with regard to education policy. So we come alongside other organizations and community groups and partner with them to better understand and articulate the experiences and needs that students and families have.” –Sarah Butcher, Co-Founder, Roots of Inclusion THEIR STORY Before officially establishing … Read more Partner Spotlight: Roots of Inclusion

When Reality Contradicts the Fictional Novel We Long Believed (Or At Least We Were Taught to Believe)

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   Lord of the Flies was written by Sir William Golding and published in 1954, for which he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1984. (1) What was the basis for the book? (2) How does it affect systemic racism? (3) How a 1965 true story contradicts Golding’s thesis. … Read more When Reality Contradicts the Fictional Novel We Long Believed (Or At Least We Were Taught to Believe)

Dr. Hakeem Olusey – A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey from the Street to the Stars

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Dr. Hakeem Olusey is an internationally recognized astrophysicist. He has three degrees in physics and one in mathematics. Hakeem has a long and distinguished career … Read more Dr. Hakeem Olusey – A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey from the Street to the Stars