The Future of Our Nation Depends upon Critical Literacy

When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another…they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with… Read more The Future of Our Nation Depends upon Critical Literacy

Frustrating Geniuses

I’ve been teaching long enough to have experienced the joy of former second graders becoming productive members of society–some married, some parents, engineer, actor, comedienne, teacher, stay-at-home mom, pastor, nurse, graduate student, professor. Of course, I haven’t kept track of all the students I’ve known deeply, but enough of them live around here or have… Read more Frustrating Geniuses