"Additude"

I have a problem child. It's a student in an advanced design class I teach who made it very clear to me they do not have time for this class. And, the only reason they are in it is because it's required. Rolled eyes, smirks and snarky responses are the norm. Wow. The "additude" is … Continue reading "Additude"

“Additude”

I have a problem child. It's a student in an advanced design class I teach who made it very clear to me they do not have time for this class. And, the only reason they are in it is because it's required. Rolled eyes, smirks and snarky responses are the norm. Wow. The "additude" is … Continue reading “Additude”

Embrace multiculturalism…long live Halloween!

Many elementary schools have banned the traditional Halloween school party for a watered-down version called the “Harvest Party.” Evidently, this quasi-religious holiday continues to receive its share of objections from a number of fronts, including Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Throw in the atheists, who don’t like anything resembling religion anywhere, and you have a holiday … Continue reading Embrace multiculturalism…long live Halloween!