As the languid days of summer approach and the art of lingering returns, the mind wants its own long, restorative drinks of lemonade. The beach, the bench, the lawn, the hammock – suddenly new reading rooms open themselves and allow the space to reconnect with great minds whose writing brings

No matter what topic you’re discussing in the classroom, a poem is a great way to get kids to flex their creative muscles, and explore their own feelings and the experiences of others. It’s also the perfect medium to use when discussing social justice issues. From a single session on