The Climate Change Elephant

Elephantby Sarah at ProgressiveKid

We don’t know the degree of devastation that climate change will bring. But we know that it’s happening. And–guess what?–your kids know it’s happening too. You need to talk to your kids. Here’s why and here’s how. Continue reading

Climate Change Change Begins at Home (and School)

kid hand with globeby Sarah at ProgressiveKid

A woman I know lives with her family in a house that backs up against a forest. The forest is being clear cut, a not so infrequent occurrence in this part of the country. One day, while the woman was on a business call in the house, her nine-year-old son rounded up his two younger brothers, and the three of them marched out onto the logging road and stood in front of an oncoming logging truck. Continue reading