What can schools learn from funerals?

It may seem a strange place to start, but the impact Covid-19 has had on how we manage the passing of our loved ones, highlighting the important role funerals play, offers valuable insights for schools. Learning why we mark big life transitions with rituals and ceremonies helps us consider how best to reintegrate into school life as we emerge from a huge transitional period together.  This inquiry emerged from a recent conversation with one of our mentors and advisors Dr. David Blumenkrantz,...