Tuesday, June 28, 2022



The Spirituality, Creativity, Innocence, Empathy and Imagination of All Children of God

A New Trinitarian Theology of Children of Twofold Epic Grandeur, Privilege and Crisis:A Series on Exciting Research Frontiers across All Faiths, Sciences, Humanities and...

A Brief History of Republics as Germinal Beloved Community (Polis): A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Athenian democracy in 6th-century bce as one fruitful exemplar of a polis, good republic, and then the germinal garden of differing beloved communities perhaps. I...

My Family Heritage, Witness Against the Beast, Poor People’s Campaign: Black Elk Speaks Today!

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Coles, Briggs and Children of Crisis Revisited as of a Certain “Crucible of Trauma”

Dear Family and Friends,  First, ICYMI: This essay on my website, InspiringFutures4All, from 2016 describes the extraordinary work of Robert Coles who is now in...

Career and Technical Education

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Seven Questions Boards Should Ask about School Leadership


Preparing Diverse, Effective Teachers through Residencies and Induction


Reimagining Public Education: Living Humanely in a Technical World

This essay envisions that we are “A nation at promise” and seeks to begin a new conversation and agenda for educational quality for all—students,...

Finding God in the Wilderness

It is profoundly difficult to get outside one’s culture and history, yet this is the beginning point for true contemplation and spiritual freedom. Paul...

Children of Crisis, Leaders in Hope

I am a child of crisis. This identification has deep personal meaning in both my faith and my vocation. The circumstances of my birth...