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I don’t want anyone to miss this…

I do not want anyone to miss what will happen on May 12th in Philadelphia. There is such an outpouring of creativity, generosity, and energy, I’m often feeling overwhelmed by it. Just today, I was on a call with Michael Munetsi, an art teacher in Dallas, Texas, who spoke of how her students got to know who they were, truly, through the Dreamline experience. It is that deep connection that […]

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“It’s a worldwide thing.”

Last Monday I was on a call with Dave Potter,  a thought leader in global ed, an individual who has worked with iEARN and other groups for years and now works for the Kind Foundation on Empatico, their school-to-school connection project. He was saying one of the challenges of engaging schools in innovative work is that when the leader leaves the school, so does the program. But NOT in Dallas, […]

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Seamless: Social Emotional Learning & Dreamline

You’ve read here before about Shannon Kline, the Dreamline teacher who, in 2018, won a national Sanford Education Award for her work with Dreamline and Social Emotional Learning. In this week’s blog, Shannon Kline explains clearly and simply how the Dreamline student experience aligns with the Social Emotional Learning competencies so many educators are striving to develop in their students. Thank you, Shannon! by Shannon Kline Anson Jones Elementary, Dallas, […]

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King Day 2019

On this 24th annual King Day of Service, the largest in the USA, Dreamline was the Signature Service Project. Volunteers from across the city and state created Dream Booths–mobile PVC structures–that will go to dozens of sites across Philadelphia to put Dreamline Banners in the public eye. These banners are created in the theme of Global Citizen’s King Day of Service: A World Without Gun Violence. Government leaders — Sen. […]

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