The End of an Era

I’ve been in graduate school for the majority of my adult life. I started my masters degree in 2007, my second year of teaching, and never left academia. So even though I technically graduated in August, walking at graduation in a few Fridays ago was a special kind of bittersweet. People have started to call … More The End of an Era

Five Things on Friday

One of the things the superintendent of the school district where I work asks the principals and cabinet members to do is come up with a list of five things they did during the week. This process facilitates reflective practice and provides space for celebration of accomplishments. This isn’t necessarily bookish for me, even though … More Five Things on Friday