Families

Bullying: Be Part of The Solution

Bullying: Be Part of The Solution

Solutions come in many ways for Bullying; individual action, political legislation, community intervention or spiritual intercession.

Consul General of France to award National Order of Merit to former JU Prof. Suzanne Carrell

Consul General of France to award National Order of Merit to former JU Prof. Suzanne Carrell

She may have retired from teaching French at Jacksonville University, but Suzanne Carrell’s legacy of enlightening people about the country’s language and culture remains to this day.

Bullying and Suicides

Bullying and Suicides

Sunday, September 09, 2012 begins Suicide Prevention Week

Fathers Clean with Bleach

Fathers Clean with Bleach

Students returned to school to engage in new learning. Active in learning that will shape their understanding of the world and guide contributions to society. Students attending higher education just as my son have taken the trip long or short distances to make it to their schools with parents in tow. Parents making sure their sons or daughters are prepared for the rigors of education.

Invisibility of Being Bullied

Invisibility of Being Bullied

This Blog inspired by the song “Invisible” by Dove Hagan http://dovehagan.com/

Improve Public Education One By One

Improve Public Education One By One

Growth of community partnerships strengthens public education.


The Jacksonville Public Education Fund (JPEF) has established a presence that encourages dialogue about public education and the importance of sustaining and augmentating educational resources that are needed in the 21st century classrooms of Jacksonville’s public schools.

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father

If I Had A Father
“To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace to society.”
Theodore Roosevelt

A new school year has started and the process of education is important once
again in this nations schools. The educational system of this country is at a cross
roads between continuing to be re-actional to the changes in society or proactive
to saving youth from lives of poverty, unemployment and the media expectations
of youth dropping out of school and becoming a part of a criminal justice system.
What can be done to change the direction potential educational failures and societal
rebellion of youth?

If I Had A Father; represents a dynamic of the involvement of fathers in children
 lives. This is not a specific cultural challenge it is a national goal to have fathers
involved in their children’s education. History and society judges fathers by the