American activist - Emma Gonzalez

American activist, Emma Gonzalez, in her speech for the March for our Lives campaign, encouraged young people to advocate for change in gun control. After the tragedy that happened at Stoneman Douglas school, a group of students went to Washington, DC to fight for gun laws.

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Teaching the Future

Books with a message that teaches students about history, and the effects on people during that time and the effects it has today are important to learn in order to understand our society. The book Of Mice and Men written by John Steinbeck in 1937 mentions topics that were consistent in history but does not address that these occurrences were wrong and horrible to experience. Of Mice and Men has been questioned in schools for years because of the controversial subjects.

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It was my senior year at Little Girls

It was my senior year at Little Girls’ camp and my task was walking around the snack time area keeping sugar-crazed girls from hurting each other. While scanning the room I suddenly see this little girl crouching in a corner sitting in her own disparity. I was overtaken by the feeling of familiarity: I was six again all by myself in the cheer camp.

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