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Intentions: The we that I am

“A child’s most sought after goal is to recognize himself in others, and to find in others parts of himself.” -Loris Malaguzzi, founder of the pre-primary…

Reflecting on Election Day

The results of the election were more surprising in some settings than others.  In Multnomah County, where Opal School resides, Hillary Clinton earned four votes for…

Riding the Chocolate Train

Within a social-constructivist context, shared experiences offer children a chance to build their understandings of themselves, each other, and the world. Earlier this week, the Cedar…

Change

It’s August and at Opal School that means there are 3 of us here ready to begin the ball toss that will evolve into our…