OLD BLOG 2006-2010
posted: April 06, 2015
A nice surprise arrived in the mail. The first grade students from PS87 in NYC sent me a bunch of letters a month after I visited the school for a full day of workshops.
I hope you enjoy them as much as we did in our family.
Thank you Diane Berman, the fabulous 1st grade teacher.
posted: March 31, 2011
Here are some words professor Henry Abramovitch from the Tel Aviv University, wrote about a workshop he had participated in July 2006.
posted: July 25, 2010
A couple of years ago, my amigo, the great Barcelona illustrator Miguel Gallardo, published a comics book called Maria y Yo (Maria and I) about his lovely autistic daughter Maria. The book is wonderfully effective: funny, touching and enlightening and received great praise in Spain, as well as the Catalan National Prize for Comics (in Spain and Catalunya they love giving prizes!).
The book was now made into a no less great documentary film by Felix Fernandez de Castro which opened last week.
The cover of Maria y Yo.
posted: October 27, 2009
Around a year after I visited Startzville Elementary School in Comal County, Texas, I received a package with 5 beautifull books titled Teacher, What Are Presidents Made of? (The Sequel).
posted: June 05, 2009
Yesterday when I arrived to catch my flight back from Tel Aviv to Barcelona,
I encountered a nice surprise in the check-in hall of the Ben Gurion Airport.
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