Fan mail: a teacher email about Be a Changemaker

I recently received this email from a middle-school teacher: I wanted to let you know that one of my students has taken your book to heart.¬† He’s been carrying it with him for six weeks, and he is in the process of trying to start a nature club at school.¬† He is a super hard Read More …

Meet Changemaker Edward Jiang, founder of StudentRND

This is the second post in the series introducing the amazing young people who are profiled in my upcoming book, BE A CHANGEMAKER: HOW TO START SOMETHING THAT MATTERS (Beyond Words/Simon Pulse, September 2014). Today I’m introducing Edward Jiang, founder of StudentRND, and giving some behind-the-scenes details about our in-person interview.

Meet Changemaker Charles Orgbon III, founder of Greening Forward

Today, I’m kicking off a series of blog posts that will introduce you to some of the amazing young people who are profiled in my upcoming book, BE A CHANGEMAKER: HOW TO START SOMETHING THAT MATTERS (Beyond Words/Simon Pulse, September 2014). Each of the 18 chapters in the book includes a short piece about how Read More …