Tagged with Mass Advocates For Children

creating trauma sensitive schools 

creating trauma sensitive schools 

{image is a drawing of a child with a raised hand. Text reads, “Trauma and Learning Policy Initiative.” } Editor’s note: The other day, I wrote a post called the The School to Prison Express. In that post I talked about some of the stories that we’ve seen on the news recently in which children are being … Continue reading

giving

giving

On December 31st, my inbox fills with last-minute pleas from every Tom, Dick and Harry looking for money before the end of the year. It’s understandable, given that there are obvious financial benefits to maxing out one’s tax-credit allowance within the calendar year, but, let’s be honest, it’s gotten to the point where requests are … Continue reading

MAC

MAC

{Image is the homepage for MAC (Massachusetts Advocates for Children). It shows a young girl looking up at the camera, her arms spread out like an airplane. The text reads “Changing conditions for many while also helping one child at a time.”} – Who should I support? If the big autism organizations aren’t funding community services, … Continue reading