Monthly Archives: November 2015

School Improvement Plan

The Willowbrook School Improvement Plan was shared at this morning’s “Second Cup of Coffee” meeting in the library.  I appreciated the thoughtful questions and valuable feedback from our engaged parents.  There is so much to be thankful for at Willowbrook School … Continue reading

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Creating Change for Pediatric Cancer Research: A Follow-Up

Do you remember the “Creating Change for Pediatric Cancer Research” coin drive we held at Willowbrook School in the spring?  Willowbrook played an important role in philanthropy for Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.  In just one week, our students raised … Continue reading

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Listen to Your Elders

Are you familiar with the StoryCorps Project?  Maybe you have heard these profound recordings on National Public Radio.  Over the years, these recordings of intimate conversations between family members have made me laugh and cry in the car on the … Continue reading

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