Lisa Y. Johnson-Collins is an educator and writer that lives in Los Angeles, CA. She has a master’s degree in special education, a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and is a credentialed teacher in both special and general education, kindergarten through high school. She is the mother of three young adults (22, 20, and 17) and has been happily remarried for 6 years. Lisa is working on two books, The 7 Keys to Unlocking Autism with Elaine Hall (Founder of the Miracle Project and Autism the Musical) and Diane Isaacs (Co-founder of the Miracle Project and Producer, Autism the Musical) and A Developmental Guide to Your Child: Infancy to Young Adulthood. Lisa enjoys being with her family, travel and fishing.
The media blitz surrounding breastfeeding seems to convey it as a simple natural task. The challenges are not discussed.
Why is Waiting for Superman so popular? Are we missing the behind-the-scenes politics?
Are the students of today in a Race to Nowhere because they are burnt out on memorizing and swamped with homework?