Power of Story
Send a Tweet        
- Advertisement -

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon

    Message DFinnigan

DFinnigan  ((# of views))


Volunteer a little time and make a big difference

Become a Fan
Become a Fan.
You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNews

1967-1976 -  Worked in family planning programs in Korea, Taiwan, Philippines, Thailand, Nepal, Indonesia and Turkey for Population Council, USAID, & UN agencies.   1976, while working on a PhD in Population and Development Planning at the U of Wash, I learned to juggle.    Since 1976 I've been in over 2,000 elem. schools and taught over 1,000,000 kids, teachers & parents to juggle, starting with nylon scarves. This program, Juggling for Success , gives classroom teachers a way to get kids up and moving between major subjects. Kids do better socially and academically once juggling breaks become part of their day. Trained by Al Gore in Jan 2007, I've combined my early passion for population and environment, and my love of working with kids. I've designed Climate Change is Elementary, a one day program that brings climate change messages to elementary schools nationwide, using physical activities, games and skits designed for each grade level. This program involves all the students, all the teachers and most of the parents, and opens up discussion in the school on the topic.


OpEdNews Member for 544 week(s) and 4 day(s)

0 Articles, 0 Quick Links, 1 Comments, 0 Diaries, 0 Polls

Articles Listed By Date   

No Articles have been submitted yet.