TKG LEARN: Is Food A Race Issue?

Is Food A Race Issue? Oakland’s People’s Grocery Examines Connection At Commonwealth Club By Mehroz Baig There are many discussions about race and demographics—how race factors into crime and incarceration, for example, or race as a factor in employment and unemployment. However, one subject that may not obviously be tied …

FROM UNDER OUR BIG TREE: Week 18

“The little things? The little moments? They aren’t little.” ― Jon Kabat-Zinn There are some very important discussions going on in meetings lately!  Voices are being tested, heard…we are deep in negotiations about caterpillar’s name and the daily offerings and navigating our own choices…While it may seem insignificant in other …

FROM UNDER OUR BIG TREE: Week 12

Creativity seems to emerge from multiple experiences, coupled with a well supported development of personal resources, including a sense of freedom to venture beyond the known. – Loris Malaguzzi We welcomed a new student this week…as one of our students said, “We are already friends.” This week’s feature is reflection …

TKG LEARN: Counting Collections

Counting Collections by Julie Kern Schwerdtfeger and Angela Chan Lakeisha has lined up paintbrushes across a table and is rolling them one by one to the side. Tyler and Auveen are wrapping pencils into bundles. Maya is organizing toy kangaroos, and her partner Cody is drawing a picture of how …