Posts tagged "empower"

How to talk to kids and tweens about tragedies

The news of the absolutely tragic school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, CT, is horrific.  Many children and adults are dead, with recent reports bringing the death toll at the school to 26, including 18 children.  Upon first hearing the news, I wanted to hug my daughter, wanted to go to her elementary... Read more »

10-11-12 is United Nations International Day of the Girl

10-11-12 is United Nations International Day of the Girl
10-11-12. Not only is it a fun, sequential date, it is the United Nations International Day of the Girl. “To help galvanize worldwide enthusiasm for goals to better girls’ lives, providing an opportunity for them to show leadership and reach their full potential.” – The mission of Day of the Girl found in the United... Read more »