You are Not Alone

By: Prianca Naik Twenty years ago, we begged my grandmother to live with us in our home in Western New York.  She was adamant about returning to her two bedroom flat in Pune, India.  There she had a couple of live in maids and neighbors one wall over.  Here, in the United States, the houses … Continue reading You are Not Alone

Get off your phone!

By: Prianca Naik I looked up from my computer at a nursing home where I was seeing patients and noticed in my periphery the darkened silhouette of a male nurse whose head was tilted down thirty degrees or so to type into his phone without looking up for several minutes.  The days of people making … Continue reading Get off your phone!

Fly on the Wall: Mr. Rivers

By: Adam Sutton Principal Smith bellowed, “This year we are going to be incredibly efficient with our time.  We want to make sure we are focused on the School Progress Plan, and we don’t want to be wasting time.  Make sure your lessons last from bell-to-bell and are aligned to your curriculums.” “I wanted to … Continue reading Fly on the Wall: Mr. Rivers