Field Notes | Hudson Valley; Chronogram

The Ripple Effect

Facing the Stigma of Teen Suicide
Hillary Harvey sits down with the parents of Maya Gold and discusses their efforts to honor Maya's memory.


Creating a Cooperative Spirit: Q&A with Joanna Faber

Harvey sits with Joanna Farber to discover what it takes to create an intentional, loving and disciplined family culture when there are little kids around.


Sheltered: Building Relationships Around Homelessness

Hillary Harvey looks into stats, shelters, and services surrounding homelessness in the Hudson Valley.


Necessary Movement

Voices of Black Lives Matter
A look at how racism affects children in the Hudson Valley and the response from local chapters of empowerment organizations.


Pacing It

Designing a Family Culture
Parents are realizing the benefits of using a slow approach and mindfulness techniques with their children.


The Gift of Adventure

Bridging Cultures With Summer Exchange Programs
An in-depth look at three summer exchange programs and different families' experiences with each.


The 21st-Century Classroom

The Long View on Education Reform
What's been driving national education reform since the beginning of the millennium is a push toward standardizing achievement.


The Shift: The Rise of the Stay-At-Home Dad

While the stay-at-home parent population is still dominated by moms, Hunt is among a growing faction of stay-at-home dads.


Will You Snapchat with Me?

The Mating Habits of Teens
Social media is turning dating for teens into a vicious, virtual beauty contest.


Restoring Community with Restorative Justice

A community of social justice activists and schools are flying in the face of zero tolerance suspensions, and turning school discipline on its head: aiming for restorative justice’s inclusive policies.


Adventures in Parental Monogamy

Hilary Harvey reflects upon what is needed to keep the spark of intimacy alive in a relationship.


The Eldercare Boom

As we live longer, more adult children are finding themselves taking care of aging parents.


Play is a Four-Letter Word

Schools Focus on Learning Outside the Classroom
It was Tasty Tuesday at the Hudson Valley Sudbury School (HVSS) outside Woodstock.



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