Arden G. Thompson developed and taught gifted and talented programs in Maine public schools for 29 years. She taught the Microcosmos Strand at the University of Connecticut’s Confratute – an intense summer program attended by teachers of gifted and talented students from all over the world. Her poetry inspires all ages.
She also is still teaching teaching one of her favorite subjects, origami. Please see this article at this link: nea-bio-agt
The hope of tomorrow
lies in the arms of today
alive and squalling
and promise. (Watching Ants, page 93)