Blast the Arctic with Flipgrid!

Today is February 14, 2021. No matter where you are in the world, you have probably heard the state of Texas is experiencing a historic arctic blast! The temperature is 18 degrees and the wind chill in my community is currently 7 degrees. I know Northerners are...

Hope in the Midnight Hour

The first hour of the final day of 2020. It’s heavy. The darkest hours, the quietest hours, are the hardest hours. There is hope in the midnight hour. I know it’s hard to see. All you see is the pain. You feel alone, but you are not alone. Don’t be afraid to reach out...

Looking Back to Look Ahead

May 25, 2020.  George Floyd was murdered on this date.  This was the day I felt compelled like no other to do something. To be a part of the fight for change and dismantling systemic racism. How it Began Earlier in the year, Shelley Burgess & Beth Houf,...

Opting Out is Not an Option

Reflections on Shelley Burgess’ Quote. Each week, Beth Houf, Dawn Harris, Shelley Burgess and I collaborate and discuss topic for the weekly #LeadLAP chat focused on antiracism. This past week, each of us was to share a quote, something personal, intimate regarding...