How Step One Can You Be? – January 2017

How Step One Can You Be?

In a riff on the famous ‘How Berkeley Can You Be?,’ here are moments that make us stop and think “Wow, that’s so Step One.” Some memories are funny, some are sweet, some encapsulate Step One values, and all of them are just about as Step One as they can be. Enjoy, and send us yours for future issues (write to

Young change-makers: our Afternoon Arts Enrichment kids were reading one of the “Dinosaurs” books by Mark Teague and Jane Yolen and realized that all the dinosaurs were referred to as “he” and “him.” They were disappointed and came up with the idea of writing this letter to the authors to ask for a change.

Letter to Jane Yolen and Mark Teague