Reading Solutions- July 2021

Funny thing about writing a column; as you read this, you and I are having a conversation but when I write, I am alone, and my focus is extremely narrow.…

Reading Solutions- June 2021

Bilingual Stories Bring Our Community Together   When Alma Flor Ada first read the ancient Aztec story, The Lizard and the Sun, “It was not more than a paragraph in…

Reading Solutions- May 2021

Ancient Wisdom for Modern Life Stories of indigenous people preserve the “old language” that unites the human and more than human worlds, as Nalungiag, an Innuit woman, explained to ethnologist…

Reading Solutions- April 2021

Our Stories Shape Our World The Lascaux caves in southern France are the oldest known signs of storytelling. “A 36,000 year old painting in the Chauvet cave,” according to a…