RUNNING WIDE AWAKE

Maxine Greene, a brilliant teacher and educational theorist died in May of last year at age 96. Dr. Greene believed that creative thinking and robust imagining were the keys not just to an individual’s lifelong learning but to the thriving of a democratic society. She championed the view that children could be taught …

Big Pain

I am thinking my way to recovery. I just finished my first marathon in May. Certain that I would not be able to run this distance after the age of fifty I attacked the training program as if working toward the pinnacle of my running career. Each training run brought me …