“I know it’s nothing monumental or life changing, but seeing my daughter in the dress she loved, in the way I had imagined it, was priceless.”
“Deployments on children, on a family, is never easy. As an adult we find ways to relax and cope, but for children we need to find a different way to help them cope and relax.”
“We’ve learned to love the last name, not only because we have our own theme, but because no matter where you go, people hear your last name is Batman and then it’s the, ‘wait, what?'”
“We give tests. I get it, I really do. They have their place. But when I look at Valeria’s drawing, I can’t stop thinking about how important it is to remember that our students are so much more than a numerical snapshot.”
“Our Comfort Dogs show unconditional love, are excellent listeners, and never judge those they serve.”
“Just know, I love you,” the frightened younger brother texted as the gunman was on his rampage.
“Her reaction was more than I ever hoped for.”
“I’m amazed by her passion for those affected by dementia/Alzheimer’s. Thank you for making such a difference. It’s a day I will never forget.”
Students are hailing him their hero as they recount those devastating moments.
“Today I broke down. No one should have to see their child like this.”