Category Archives: Education

Apologia pro absentia sua

Sorry I’ve been absent. I’ve been out completing an internship, finishing my masters degree, getting certified and looking for jobs. But the process has made me a better man, a man who can confidently quote acronyms till he drops, a … Continue reading

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A Resounding School Bell: What do good teachers look like?

With the last days of vacation speeding by and the first day of school rapidly approaching, I’ve been thinking a lot about education. What kind of teacher do I want to be? What do I need to do to become … Continue reading

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Nepotism and Namedropping: The Moms and Daughters of Sped

It seems like all novels written in the 1800’s, Russian, English, French, are primarily about hanging around in salons trying to get a government post for your son and a rich husband for your daughter. It’s all so quaint and … Continue reading

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Culture: Is it Functional?

A few years ago I took an online course in Spanish. I did well in the course, ending with an A, but something seemed wrong. I couldn’t put my finger on what it was about the course that bothered me. … Continue reading

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