Blog: March 2018

Walking Lessons: Why Gait Matters

March 15, 2018

Today at a New York City event, an elementary administrator began talking about how the school needs to be stricter about how the children walk in the halls. Stiffer rules. Stiffer consequences. I immediately expressed how any time we police children and aim to punish them, we are missing a learning opportunity. I also said […]

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A moment in the neighborhood

March 6, 2018

I just returned from a walk and a “stair hike” that has become part of a workout ritual. There’s a modest set of stairs in the neighborhood so I am building stamina and all that good stuff. Today three men, probably in their 20s, approached the stairs before me and sat down. There’s a good […]

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