BABY IT’S BAD OUT THERE!

The #MeToo movement has successfully gotten the winter song Baby It’s Cold Outside banned from play on many radio stations around the country. How ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ Went From Parlor Act to Problematic. I am agast. Not that I don’t applaud the group for using this song as a discussion starter to show the messages…

THE FUN NEVER STOPS by Jane F. Collen

I am going to Schenectady,NY to the Open Door Bookstore tomorrow to sign some of my (Award-Winning!) Books. The event is being publicized and one of my friends in Western Mass randomly listening to NPR on his way to work heard my name!  What a thrill.  I will still be taking my crutches, but I…

Lend your voice so all kids are given the opportunity to LOVE TO LEARN

Teachers across America are uniting to try to eliminate the excessive standardized testing that was instituted in classrooms with the implementation of the well-intentioned “No Child Left Behind Act”. Right now, Congress is looking at the status of education and assessing its effectiveness across the nation. Our representatives have to decide whether to re-enact OR…