“Like Lessons Learned from Children’s Books and Stories” will be the topic when Shirley Raines speaks to the Altrusa Club of Oak Ridge on Wednesday, JanuaryÂ 28.
Rainesâ€”who is a speaker, consultant in education and leadership development,Â and former president of the University of Memphisâ€”will delight us with her humorous approach about how stories shapeÂ our lives in families, in classrooms, and in careers.
Raines began her career as a teacher of young children, then became a Head Start and child care director. She later wrote 14 books for early childhood educators. [Read more…]