As an educator, it's my mission to inspire my students to always do the right thing, equally for themselves and others. As the proverb challenges us:     If I am not for myself, who will be for me? If I am only for myself, who am I? If...

Originally posted 4/13/13   Day Two of the SOM Civil Rights Road Trip was about the power of one person to change the lives of many. We started the day at The Rosa Parks Museum on the campus of Troy University.  All of us had heard the Rosa...

Originally posted 4/12/13   Two coaches, a filmmaker, a tour guide and 12 teenagers departed ON TIME (!!!!) at 7am and spent 12 hours on a bus ride from Delray Beach, Florida to our first stop, Montgomery, Alabama. During the entire ride, not a SINGLE student had a...