This Is A Brilliant Way To Talk To Your Kids About Homophobia

Talking to children about homophobia can be a daunting task, but, parents ― or anyone else responsible for contributing to their upbringing must do it because, like any form of prejudice, it’s important that kids understand it so they can learn how to overcome and fight against it. Lindsay Amer…

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Gone Phishing? How To Talk to Your Kids About Malware

Picture this: The car is full. You’re navigating by the side mirrors while doing a mental inventory of everything you packed and wondering if you are going to make it to the realtor’s office in time to pick up the keys for your vacation rental. You have absolutely no idea…

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Talk To Me: Education, Careers And Advice For the Class of 2016

The Huffington Post’s “Talk To Me” series has been a great opportunity to see parents and children having meaningful conversations. Earlier this month, my son’s Riley, age 16, and Drew, age 18, sat down with me to discuss education, my career, and advice for the Class of 2016. — This…

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What Your Teenager Who Won’t Talk to You Wants You to Know

This is the first in the “What Your … Wants You to Know” series of Conversation Catalysts created to help stimulate you having positive and long overdue conversations. If you’re a parent and think this applies to your teenager, have them watch it and invite them to tell you more….

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Breaking: Teen Talk Is Totally Not Ruining Language

The death knell of language-as-we-know-it is sounded so often, it’s beginning to seem more like a false alarm.  Last year, Oxford Dictionaries announced that its word of the year was an emoji – specifically, the “Face with Tears of Joy” emoji, a symbol that could represent a fit of laughter…

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DTOE Talk Show Episode 01

DON’T TREAD ON EDUCATORS TALK – Episode 1 Live Talk Show on air from NYC Rubber Room during lunch time Host: Francesco Portelos -NYC Teacher exiled after blowing the whistle on school corruption…. #HTCS #PSO #B4Inc Read More

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