ten years old

When I turned 40 years old, my dear friend entered my house with his luggage that had just been transported across the country, and as soon as he had set…

multiples of 13

This is my teenage daughter: Anna turned 13 years old yesterday. In retrospect, this is probably a bigger life crossing for me than it is for her. I have been…

7 minutes / 5 nights of terror

Maybe NASA engineers have just never sent their kids to camp. I’m among the large following that’s very excited to see NASA’s latest endeavor to inspire our imagination and learn…

best practice

Over the summer there isn’t much chance to have those long conversations about teaching and learning. Instead, friends and I are relegated to social media, posts of New York Times…