How Sebastian Stayed at His Neighborhood School

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   By age 5, Sebastian had an unusual history for a Seattle-born child. His mother was a Seattleite, while his father came to the US from Germany. Since Sebastian has Down Syndrome, his parents knew that choosing the best educational options was important for him. So at age 1, Sebastian … Read more How Sebastian Stayed at His Neighborhood School

The School System that Cried “Wolf!”

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   Alice Doyel, education advocate As a kinship caregiver, l have numerous challenges raising my 14-year-old grandson. Our school system is continuously one of those challenges. And now we live in the most challenging time in our lives. I know that you will have your own version of family and … Read more The School System that Cried “Wolf!”