Sandy Hook

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Allison Poock
State police personnel lead children from the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. on Dec. Knowing someone that is from Newtown, Connecticut that has family that attended Sandy Hook Elementary made it hit even closer to home. Sandy Hook, Newtown Shooting, Innocent Child, Innocent People, School Shootings, Just Girly Things, Scary Things, State Police, Local Police

{How to talk to your child about today's shooting} Look to Mr. Rogers ... "When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” To this day, especially in times of disaster, I remember my mother’s words, and I am always comforted by realizing that there are still so many helpers--so many caring people in this world." {Mr. Rogers}

How can we find hope in times of tragedy? A response to the school shooting in Connecticut.Helpful advice for parents and teachers. Great Words, Wise Words, Greek Quotes, Funny Photos, Good To Know, Life Lessons, No Response, Psychology, Life Quotes

How Can We Find Hope in a Time of Tragedy?

Response to the School Shooting in Conneticut I sent a similar message to the one in the post to my newsletter subscribers earlier today, and got a bunch of responses asking me to publish it on my site to reach a larger audience. Thank you for helping me look towards the light on a day […]

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What do you say at a time like this?

Facebook0Tweet0Pin0 I’ve been debating on that very question all weekend. I haven’t touched the blog or any social media since the massacre at Sandy Hook. It feels disrespectful, somehow, to be writing about regular school-related stuff or sharing funny images on Facebook without having first having done something to acknowledge such a tragedy. I wish …

We're doing 26 (hopefully more!) acts of kindness in honor of Sandy Hook Elementary. Great idea on the Sandy HooK Elementary PTSA website to send Snowflakes! Strong Willed Child, Train Up A Child, Sandy Hook, To My Daughter, Daughters, Trending Topics, Faith In Humanity, Mom Quotes, Good Thoughts

#26actsofkindness for Sandy Hook Elementary - Mama Smiles

Ways to help and support Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT.

Are you in? Inspired to act: #26Acts of kindness to honor those lost in Newtown. Take the pledge. Help spread the word and tweet, share, post, link! Economic Justice, Social Justice, Another World, In This World, Life Happens, Shit Happens, Sandy Hook, Nice Girl, Global Citizen

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Are you in? Inspired to act: #26Acts of kindness to honor those lost in Newtown. Take the pledge. Help spread the word and tweet, share, post, link!