Category Archives: Children
I remember the day SmartyPants opened two years ago. My son was one year old and I thought that I had hit the jackpot — this is in OUR neighborhood! And indeed it has been a ray of sunshine on rainy … Continue reading
I’m a mother of two and even though my kids are still small I understand that going back to school is a hectic time. But the beginning of the school year can also restore some much needed routine to everyone’s life. It … Continue reading
Day 357: A little girl with severe disabilities that prevent her from speaking through words, reaches out to communicate through touch. The perseverance of the human spirit to connect inspires me beyond words. This little girl is more courageous that … Continue reading
Day 339: “Why do I teach? Teaching is an amazing opportunity to inform the new generation, to help them master the difficult concepts of physics and engineering. To help them become logical thinkers and problem solvers where we can all … Continue reading
Day 304: “I have always been intrigued and driven by wild spaces, moving water, quiet secret places and the diversity in nature; these things have guided me thus far. Yet my inspiration today is driven by watching my son see … Continue reading
Day 278: Ruby is inspired by her dog Cecil, her frog, her swing, her mama and her papa.
Day 249: Age 1, going on 16.
Day 221: “I’m inspired by hugs from my students. It means that I’m truly making a difference in their lives.” – Catherine Gorbatuk