Young boy and his mother reading together on a park bench

Who’s Lucky?

Lucky. That’s how I hoped the owners of Anna Maria Oyster Bar (AMOB) would feel when I attended a Suncoast Summer Book Challenge training at their restaurant. The Suncoast Campaign for Grade-Level Reading (SCGLR) has implemented the… Read More

Dive in with the Hornes

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead It was thrilling to watch John and Amanda Horne take the stage at the recent… Read More

My Mind in the Making

On Saturday, April 7th, the harp music on the alarm clock sounded, much louder than I had anticipated. I lurched over, hand extended, and shut it off. I took a moment to calm down, and as I laid there, I… Read More

Opportunities for Growth

Editor’s Note: Each Mind in the Making workshop provides participants the opportunity to reflect on their own experiences and practices, learn what researchers have discovered about how children learn best and discuss how to apply this research in their role… Read More