Pondering Education, Education, Podcast, Teaching, Teachers

10 Things in Education that Worry Me

If you were to take a glance around social media (and in many of the current books on education out… Read More

The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas, Literature, Young Adult, Curriculum

The Hate U Give is the Novel Our 8th Grade Students Deserve

The Rise of The Hate U Give The Hate U Give, the best-selling YA novel by Angie Thomas, has received… Read More

For Those Who Speak Out, and Those Who Don’t

Inspired by the nationwide walk outs last week, I wrote up a post about student activism, and the role I… Read More

Engagement, Activism, and a Teacher’s Role

As I am sure most of you already know, students across the country recently participated in a series of student… Read More

A Letter To Students Participating in Tomorrow’s Walkout…

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 Dear Students, Tomorrow’s the big day. You’ve been planning your walkout for the past 2 weeks.… Read More