On Paying Off the Loans

Twelve years after I started paying them down, my student loans are paid off. People ask me, knowing what I know now and having chosen not to practice law, whether I regret going to law school, especially a more expensive one like Duke. That's a tough one. I loved my time at Duke. It was … Continue reading On Paying Off the Loans

Summer Goals

Students returned this week, so sadly/happily summer is coming to a close. This has been the first summer in a long time that I haven't had school-specific responsibilities (camp, curriculum writing, PD). I decided that my goal for the summer would be to read a book per week and see a movie (ideally in a … Continue reading Summer Goals

Reading Journey

Student computers were collected a little early this year, so our final assignment for Language Arts needed to be analog. Below is what we asked students to do and a picture of some of the results. Imagine that the books that you've read independently this year have been part of a reading journey. Perhaps you … Continue reading Reading Journey