Evolving Roles for Young People

“Education should not be the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a flame.”– William Butler Yates In the early 1800s it was common for non-enslaved Blacks in the United States to take the last name “Freeman” as a testimony to their freedom. Since that time young people have become bound by the ongoingContinue reading “Evolving Roles for Young People”

Freechild Activity for YOUR Classrom

I think I’ve mentioned the new series on youth activism coming out from the Capstone Press? Last month I finished consulting on a four book series for middle school students, each focused on topics like social justice, the environment, and animal rights. Well, I’m excited to note that I just found out that McGraw-Hill, aContinue reading “Freechild Activity for YOUR Classrom”