The Shell Game of School Choice

Two important pieces of legislation have recently been filed in the Missouri Legislature; both related to school choice programs.  HB…

Thinking in 3-D #IMMOOC

This short video blew my mind.  Someone in Russia “printed” a house.  While the accomplishment itself is significant, what really…

“Stickiness”

Earlier this year, I was hanging out with a friend and asked about a mutual acquaintance.  His response was as…

Making the Mundane Meaningful

Let’s face it, “adulting” isn’t always fun. Whether personal or professional, our lives are full of uninspiring responsibilities.  Currently, I’m…

The Culture of They

The word “they” is a  pronoun used to describe a group of people, or a person of unspecified gender.  Lately,…

Joie de vivre in a New Year

Fifteen years ago I was a first-year high school social studies teacher.  My first assignment was at a small, rural…

The Gift of Time

Daily life is filled with routine.  There are those who enjoy their daily rituals while others grow weary of them;…