Optimism, Realism, and 15 Minutes

Optimism, Realism, and 15 Minutes

We thought we’d be back from an extended spring break in late March or early April.  Then spring break seemed to go on indefinitely as schools scrambled through May.  We thought most kids would be in classrooms by August, maybe September or October.  January for...
Groceries for Good Deeds

Groceries for Good Deeds

Linda Tutt High School in Sanger, Texas, has opened a grocery store.  This in itself is laudable for providing a needed resource for food insecure families, but it also remarkable for empowering students with the ability to help with their families’ basic needs. But...
Give Them What They Need

Give Them What They Need

Virtual learning is rough, but some help is on the way from federal dollars through the CARES Act and Elon Musk’s Starlink satellites.  Granted, the CARES Act funds will help all 1200 plus Texas school districts by reimbursing money already spent on laptops, tablets,...