Sunday Salon: A Round-Up of Online Reading 8/24/14

Must-read Post of the Week: Chris Lehmann argues that we can do a much better job making schools places of humane care and community.   Start of a New School Year If every teacher reflected on Justin Tarte’s 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask Him/Herself, school just might be a little different. Alan November urges…

Friday Finds: Stuff I’ve Been Reading Online

Pernille Ripp wrote a beautiful reflection on “What My Students Taught Me This Year.” I’ll be sharing Lynda Barry’s words about what happens to creativity and art in adolescence with my pre-service teachers. Patrick McLean celebrates composing by hand in an elegantly-written piece “In Defense of Longhand”. Lydia Davis just won the Man Booker Prize.…