Monthly Archives: August 2010

My Fall To-Do List

It never rains but it pours, right? The last few weeks of summer and first couple weeks of school have been a whirlwind.  It’s always a bit of a transition going into the school year.  Not only does the family … Continue reading

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Long Answer to Old Blog Questions

On my old blog I did a couple of posts about Dave Cullen’s book Columbine.  The first entry was when I was part way through the book, the second when I finished.  Both sparked a lot of comments.  Several were … Continue reading

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From the Mouths of Teachers

A couple of things got me thinking about this, about how what teachers say can have a lasting impact, for better or for worse. If I think about it too much, it kind of scares me. Continue reading

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Influence

Hmmm…I thought this looked like an interesting way to track where you send people on the internet.  The publication Fast Company gives registrants a url: fcinf.com/v/cbcs for me.  It counts anyone on Facebook or here who clicks on it. Hey, … Continue reading

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Fingerprints of God

Go get a snack and a beverage to sustain you; this is a long post. I’m reading Fingerprints of God by Barbara Bradley Hagerty.  It’s about scientific study and theory regarding spirituality and the experience of God.  It’s a topic … Continue reading

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Summer’s End

I figure since I’m kind of getting a fresh start, I might as well do a little catch-up before I head back to school Friday.  Yes, Friday.  I will have a student teacher for two classes, and we’ve exchanged several … Continue reading

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Welcome

The fact that I had to move impelled me to do what I should have done long ago, which is to say create a blog that fits professionally with my website. Continue reading

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