If you’ve wanted to know more about letterpress printing– or you are in need of some one-of-a-kind cards– then make your way to Riverby Books on Caroline Street in Fredericksburg this Saturday. I”ll be there from 11-3, hanging out with anyone who wants to chat! In person.
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A friend stopped by unexpectedly last night as I was about to go to bed. (I do turn out the lights pretty early these days.) “I was on my way to the library,” she said. “And then I realized I could go to Susan’s house instead!” I laughed, completely understanding what she meant. In my … [Read more…]
I've read several books in the past couple of years that have profoundly changed the way I look at teaching and learning. Clay Shirky's Here Comes Everybody, Daniel Pink's A Whole New Mind, the Heaths' Made to Stick, Ken Robinson's The Element, and Tony Wagner's The Global Achievement Gap (among others).Well, I'm actually not finished … [Read more…]
Early this morning, I opened my Google Reader and linked from this to this, a history teacher’s blog I hadn’t read before. As I read through some of Glen Wiebe‘s posts (and many are posts to which I’ll return), this one about a new book caught my eye. I had been to Borders earlier in … [Read more…]