Episode 16: The School Delay Dilemma

Teachers share how they’re doing their best to prepare classrooms with what supplies they have, how they’re using their own money to buy some of the necessities, and their greatest fears about going back to school.
Episode 15: Pandemic Homeschooling 101
More parents are considering homeschooling versus sending their kids back to school in the middle of the pandemic... But where do you start?
Episode 14: Back-To-School During The Pandemic
As parents receive their school’s reopening plans, the ‘muthas’ join other moms in a conversation about their thoughts and concerns heading into this new normal ― plus, they spill the beans on where they’re shopping for the best back to school deals.
Episode 13: Giving Birth During the Pandemic
Two moms who once called Hawaii home take us through the daunting moments involved in giving birth in a state that has one of the highest totals of confirmed coronavirus cases in the nation: California.

Adapting (Episode 7)

A lot of us are being forced to adapt right now amid the COVID-19 pandemic - and it’s not easy.
The New Normal (Episode 6)
In the sixth episode of “Tell me a Story with Jim Mendoza,” Jim focuses on “the new normal” we are all facing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Classroom (Episode 5)
In the fifth episode, Jim shares one teacher’s incredible and inspiring lesson plan that has received the attention of the Grammy awards.
Instinct (Episode 4)
In exploring instinct, Mendoza shares the story of a judo coach who teaches teenagers that a powerful tool to protect themselves is built into their bodies.

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