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In this intimate yet practical book, author Daniel Stefanski (a fourteen-year-old boy with autism) helps readers understand why autistic kids act the way they do and offers specific suggestions on how to get along with them. www.amazon.com/...
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide premiered on PBS October 1 and 2, 2012. A four-hour documentary series based on the bestselling book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, it follows Kristof and celebrity activists America Ferrera, Diane Lane, Eva Mendes, Meg Ryan, Gabrielle Union and Olivia Wilde as they travel throughout the developing world to introduce women and girls who are living under some of the most difficult circumstances imaginable
This amazing infographic from the UN Foundation condenses a lot of data into a compelling picture of what it will take to improve the quality of life for a billion women on earth. Health, clean drinking water, sanitation, education, the ability to meet their potential. So much to be done, and so many ways to do it!
This is Victoria Soto, and although I didn't know her, she is my hero. I don't know too much about her, and she's amazing. Victoria was a Stratford high graduate and only 27. She was killed today after she hid her first graders in closets and cabinets and told the shooter they were in the gym. He killed her and not one of her children were harmed.*