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Travel Roadless Defined

For the past six years I’ve been headed somewhere. But that somewhere has always been largely undefined. I studied at Bellarmine University in Louisville freshman year of college as an attempt to leave home fresh out of high school. 898 more words

Summer is for Sustainability!

Summer is here and the household feels busier than ever! The kids are busy with camps and activities while we try to figure out some kind of routine.  780 more words


One Teacher's "Grit" Curriculum

Want some tips about how to help kids learn about grit? This video from Edutopia has ideas to get you started. While it’s meant for teachers, it’s worth a watch for parents as well. 157 more words

Angela Duckworth


You may have heard of one of the latest trends in education. It’s been picking up a lot of steam recently. It’s called grit.

What is grit? 757 more words


A Graduation that Taught Me About Student Resilience

My favorite event of the school year is graduation. But it’s not the graduation you are picturing. I love the graduation ceremony of our local alternative high school, the kind of school at which many teachers scoff. 757 more words


Dissertation Status Free Write

So as we enter in the next half of the year, I wanted to do a free write on my dissertation status. It has truly been a daunting experience, the comic above says it all. 241 more words