Posts Tagged ‘Waiting for Superman’

Getting the Kids Ready for the Competition: Our Investment in Educating Joey

The kangaroo young are called “Joey” – whether male or female. For our young, its’ a little different. It used to be Dick and Jane. Today, we’re a little fancier. In our clan our young are Zach and Jett and Eva. But whether we’re kangaroos or humans, our responsibilities are the same: raise ‘em, protect […]


Getting the Kids Ready for the Competition: Lessons from the School Kumchubchumbe and Sir Edmund Hillary "Chartered"

Kumchubchumbe spoke but one word of English during our visit – “Chicago!” His eyes sparkled from the flickering flames of his cook fire, as his fingers danced over the tall buildings in the tattered black and white photo he shared with us. Joanie and I were his guests. Kumchubchumbe, a Sherpa dancer and village hero, […]