Category Archives: Wizard of Oz

“Wicked” and the “art” of Decoding Difference

As a parent and teacher, its hard at times to be optimistic about the world in which your children and students live. Perhaps, never in my own lifetime, has there been such an sense of dismay; a culture that seems … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home: Why the Wizard of Oz is the most Important Hollywood film ever made

Just a few days ago, I took my two year old daughter to the IMAX 3D release of The Wizard of Oz. Since she¬† was first introduced to the story of Dorothy a few months ago of DVD, my little … Continue reading

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