Dyslexia… 5 things a teacher needs to know about working with dyslexic pupils…

Dyslexia… 5 things a teacher needs to know about working with pupils with dyslexia… I have recently been doing some workshops with parents, they have been really successful and I am rea… Source: Dyslexia… 5 things a teacher needs to know about working with dyslexic pupils…

We’re back.

After a long hiatus, Mezclados is back with a bigger mission .  In the beginning, we wrote about ethnic diversity and family.  We’ve expanded to include  writing on more things that make family unique. Disability, LBGT themes, multicultural, divorced, single,co-parenting, and spirituality. It’s not just about my family anymore and as a result I’ll needContinue reading “We’re back.”

Ghana Light German Light.

By Monica Maria Tetzlaff   This has been a year of heritage for our family.  Our daughter Hannah is African American and my partner and I are of European heritage, specifically German in my case.  Brad, my partner is German and Scottish, but is not a German speaker. I am close to my heritage becauseContinue reading “Ghana Light German Light.”

Velveteen Your Life, or How to Become a Real Artist.

Once upon a time Melissa Culross dreamed of singing, but she told herself and others that she couldn’t sing outside of the shower. One day, she realized that it was all a lie.  In fact she found that she was her own biggest critic.  Since she’d never sang in front of people or regularly performedContinue reading “Velveteen Your Life, or How to Become a Real Artist.”

What’s This Blog About Anyway?

After a bit of blogsoul searching, its become clear that I want Mezclados to be. Its really just not going to be a political publication or culture journal about being “mixed.”  Instead the content will be “mixed,” I love art,  music, people and great storytelling and that’s what you are going to get here. TheContinue reading “What’s This Blog About Anyway?”

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