Month: December 2016

What…You Teach Your Kids At Home?

Since as early as I can remember, I have been passionate about educating children. I thoroughly enjoyed my years as a classroom teacher (both public & private), working at seasonal camps or simply babysitting. I confidently believe that children are unlimited beings with outrageous potential in almost any area, so I take great joy in facilitating learning and stirring their…

It’s the Most Stressful Time of the Year If You’re Applying to CPS Schools

The Chicago education system is becoming a system of choice (even though the quality of options available to poor Black and Brown families is still too limited).  But, with so much choice, it can be kind of stressful for families as they try to wade through it all.  The Chicago Sun-Times recently highlighted what some families go through at this…