Tag Archives: routines

Homework (v 5.0)

I have a split mind about homework. In my first years of teaching, I shared a commute with students attending one of the city’s elite high schools. I overheard complaints about how late they stayed up to do their homework; … Continue reading

Posted in practical stuff | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

keeping up with the habit

While I feel good about my blog-reading habit, my posting habits have been in decline.  In the meantime, I’ve had a number of thoughts that I need to work out.  So let’s make a little list, and maybe we’ll expand … Continue reading

Posted in owl diary | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

get your head out of the clouds, kid

For me, there is something about airplane passengerism that causes lofty ideas to bubble into my brain.  Recently I had the good fortune of visiting the largest of a certain isolated chain of volcanic islands and thus being afforded ample … Continue reading

Posted in owl diary, sbg | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment