The final 24-hour countdown has begun.
Category Archives: Just Because
Let’s do this, Fall 2015.
In 24 hours, I’ll be nearing the end of my first day of Fall Semester 2015. Goodness, I hope it goes well. I’ve been dreading this semester for many reasons. Not the least of which is the current political climate … Continue reading
Perhaps comedians are the public intellectuals of our day. Imagine a world where we watched the draft of the nation’s top teachers. I would love to watch that prime time television event.
Rest in peace, you majestic soul. Jimmy Kimmel runs the gamut of emotions I’ve felt about the vile American who killed and tortured Cecil. Let us do something good, so that future Cecils have better protection. Contribute to www.wildcru.org, if … Continue reading
Stand your ground today. Do what’s right for you, even if that means fiercely holding on to a stuffed otter.
To quote the friend who first found this, “Haaa. This is dumb, and I don’t care, because MONDAY.”
Oh it’s bad outside–90 degrees with 61% humidity. Before I get out in it, I needed to find something to carry me through the mugginess. Beautiful things grow in the mugginess. So, let’s all take a moment to look and … Continue reading
When I think of all of the concepts I teach (or try to), there is one that is the clear ‘winner’ because of its difficulty in achieving student acceptance and understanding: Privilege. Sure, students aren’t always quick to pick up … Continue reading
Sometimes negatives reveal mistakes. And then there are those glorious moments when negatives reveal something beautifully unexpected. Here’s to the latter.