Tag: solstice

“The years are changing. They go by so fast.” Sophie, Kindergarten

“The years are changing. They go by so fast.” Sophie, Kindergarten

It’s cold. It’s winter so it is to be expected. This year is likely to be the coldest Washington, DC has perhaps ever experienced. “The icicles look like lamps. The …

 

Paths of light come in so many forms…

Paths of light come in so many forms…

The 2012 new school year has been an exercise on how a community of people can truly make change. Personally, it has been both exhausting …

 

Not afraid of the dark

Not afraid of the dark

The darkness of this time of year, is actually our guide. How do I greet and introduce this shift of our natural world with my young …

 

“Light is more than watts and foot candles”

“Light is more than watts and foot candles”

Just a few weeks to winter break, and more than anything it is the change in light that seems so important. Light and dark literally …

 

Perspective

Perspective

I was working with Lilian Katz,Phd,  in Lima , Peru last month. We were leading a RedSolare conference as well as  meeting with teachers and administrators …

 

“For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” -Vincent Van Gogh

“For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” -Vincent Van Gogh

The Solstice Moon Ritual in the Art Studio was Singing This Little Light of Mine Dancing in the Moonlight Listening to The Moon poem Placing shooting stars around our necks Holding …