Monica Green

Monica Scott Green is the Family and School Partnership Lead at Bay Area Parent Leadership p Action Network (PLAN) where she assists school communities to develop systems to engage families as equal partners in their children’s education.  She believes that families, schools and communities share equal responsibility for children’s education.  She appreciates learning about the rich cultural history and diversity families bring to Oakland schools and has studied throughout the Pacific Rim. Monica Green has a doctorate in organizational leadership from University of San Francisco School of Education.  Monica enjoys rowing on Lake Merritt and dancing with her husband of 25 years, Gerald Green. Their son Charles lives in the Denver area. 

Stories by Monica

Two Spiritual Practices

What is a spiritual practice? Spirituality is a common thread that allows different orientations to thrive in 12-step programs that require a belief in a[Read more]

What Will Happen to This Land?

“I’m leaving here today Yes, I’m going back home to stay Yes, I’m walking to New Orleans” Fats Domino This is the first in a[Read more]

A Healthy Corner Market!

After 10 days of consecutive rain, it seems like the sun and the whole San Antonio neighborhood were coming out to greet and welcome the[Read more]

A Holiday Party: A Time for Games

 “2016 seems like it just went by in a minute!” my friend wrote in an email where we were bantering about the passage of time.[Read more]