Week 1. Introductions: Definition of grief. Play ice-breaker game with grief questions incorporated. Week 2. Games: Play familiar games with
At Smedley Elementary School in Frankford, as in many Philadelphia schools in high-crime areas, faculty and administrators work to make
He doesn’t know why it happened or who did it, but Semaj Brazzle remembers the exact date: June 12, 2018.
“It’s one of those trips where you think you’re going to the Shore,” says Ernesto Pineda, “and you end up
It’s a scene that happens all too often to children in Philadelphia – and other cities as well. It’s late
The date was Dec. 2, 2017, and the last thing on 16-year-old Joyline Jefferson’s mind was college. The family had
Destiny Crawford, 17, talked of helping with the cooking for an 11-person household. Sonialys Soto, 15, happy to eat less
At Parkway Center City Middle College High School, it’s sometimes a little hard to tell the faculty without a scorecard.
“For kids to benefit,” said Christopher Blodgett, a noted clinical psychologist, on Thursday, “adults will have to change.” In particular,
A student who seems inattentive in class may not be inattentive at all, one of the area’s leading experts on