Teacher takes on education in San José Unified, California, and the nation

Great Expectations

The San Jose Mercury News published an inspiring story this week about a teacher in San Jose who is raising funds to bring retired astronaut José Hernández to speak at …
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The President and Pre-K

The State of the Union address has come and gone, and many people have discussed the hot button issues while letting one slide past them: President Obama delivered a message …
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Without Cause

I didn’t write a blog post last week, and that’s not because I didn’t think about it. All week long, a sort of anti-mantra repeated itself in my head: I …
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Making Connections

Last month, I was lucky enough to watch my older brother’s high school basketball jersey retirement ceremony. I remember going to his games when I was in middle school. I …
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Red Herrings

I remember taking a class in college. It was called Logic and Rhetoric. I couldn’t possibly understand why I had to take an entire class that revolved around a concept …
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