“It’s like my kids are in jail. My four children are separated from me and living like orphans.”
The Hotchkiss School, a co-ed boarding school in Lakeville, released findings from an independent investigation on Friday.
The Fox News host also quoted an article that likens the centers, some of which keep children in cage-like structures, to boarding school.
Over the course of my 12-year teaching career, I've been very fortunate to be able to travel as part of my job. Whether it
Everyone is a different genome against which life throws stuff, painful and pleasant. With some of my best friends from school dead at early ages and now contemporaries dying at an accelerating rate, I'm pleased that I'm still here to contemplate the vivid colors of life in a high-school reunion book.
"Every couple of weeks he'd come and knock on my door and we'd both go to the matron's lounge and I'd make him a Milo or
When I was sixteen, my first overseas flight introduced me to a 5am Latin American sky colored in burning pink tones. At the time, the colors seemed to swallow the sky and the plane whole.
During the course of my travels, I am always intrigued by end-of-the-road destinations. I'm not talking about the type of dead ends you accidentally come across in a city. I'm talking about the places you actually seek out.
When I was little, I thought I was going to be the next Indiana Jones. As it turned out, there were a few problems with that plan. I was female. I was eight. I've never been the murderous type. More importantly, I was not from Indiana nor did I identify with the name Jones.
Now that I am more than two years removed from my Porter's graduation date I have truly come to appreciate the experience.
If you have a child who struggles in public school because of a learning difference, please don't give up. Explore other options. Find an alternative school that will recognize your child's potential, maximize it, and allow them to achieve great things.
In my country, the norm was to repress your sexuality if you were homosexual or identified as any sexuality that was not heterosexuality. However, and understandably so, it became much harder to do so when you were in the boarding school of an all girls secondary school.