Families

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

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Raines: More Than Old Memories

Teen and Young Adult Heath Summit

Teen and Young Adult Heath Summit

What is the Truth About “Becky and Teddy”

Not A Perfect Man

I would not be a good role model if I did not Man Up to my mistakes.  There comes a time when a man is wrong and must admit that he is wrong. Sometimes men try to hide behind their weaknesses, there wrongs and their selfish behaviors by blaming others, making excuses and just wishing things would go away.