great thanksgiving listen

Ashley (my sister) and I mostly talked about what we’ve gone through together and how much we need each other in life. I added a few extra questions of my own in the end, because i felt like the recommended...

Cathy (mom) and Elizabeth (daughter) talking about the Covid 19 from 2 (educational) perspectives

I am a science teacher (56) in a middle school struggling to keep my students engaged. My daughter (17) is a high schooler with a very in-depth understanding of how this pandemic is affecting students. We talk about this subject...

Part 3- Retired attorney Andy Cecere talks about his life and journey to Richmond, IN.

From a young age, Andy was motivated to create change. In this three part interview, Alison hears about his childhood, his time in the service, his path to Earlham and his life in Richmond. We also learn about those who...

Part 2- Sophia Interviews her dad, Russell Bauserman

December 10th, 2017, Sophia Bauserman Interviews her dad, Russell Bauserman in Ashburn, Virginia. He is asked questions about his favorite memories of the past. Some questions are answered about his teen years and some are answered about his childhood. His...

Claudia and Kaitlyn talk about childhood, mindfulness, and parenting.

Claudia reflects on her childhood and the importance of family in her life. She shares lessons from parenting, mindfulness, and teaches Kaitlyn the concept of "self-talk".

Part Two: Maria speaks of transition, settling into Richmond, and her dreams of bringing more Mexican culture to her adopted city!

Part one of two: Maria sits down with Alison and translator Kaitlyn to talk about family, her move to Richmond, and ways she believes we can incorporate more Mexican culture into the town she has grown to love and appreciate!

A daughter’s interview with her hero: her mother

I am a survivor of domestic violence. My mom has been with me every step of the way. The interview addresses divorce, rescues, protective orders, and starting over.

The Great Thanksgiving Listen

During this conversation, my dad and I talked about his early childhood. This included his family, his jobs, and what growing up in another state was like. Then we talked about major US events, and how he met my mom!...

Grateful Hearts

Moving from Taiwan at 13 years old Peter Wang was told that he was never going to be successful. Looking back on his life, he knows that the ones who teased and mocked him were wrong. He shares his wisdom...

Coronavirus Chats with Mom

My mom and I talk about what’s going on. We talk about what we miss and what we hope for the future.

Tell Me Something Good: A Word with Dr. Robin

In an overdue reunion, Robin Wilson graced me with an hour of her Sunday. She passed down a major portion of my teaching-for-justice toolbox during our time together at Memphis Teacher Residency (2012-2016). Same boss, new area code as her...