“Manifesto: Mad Farmer Liberation Front” Wendell Berry Love the quick profit, the annual raise, vacation with pay. Want more of everything ready-made. Be afraid to know your neighbors and to die. And you will have a window in your head. Not even your future will be a mystery anymore. Your mind will be punched in […]
August 22, 2013
The following post is the next installment of our “starting the school year well” series. Listen to our podcast here, and read about going beyond the best of intentions here. Teacher “work weeks”, stuffed to the gills with meetings, orientations, classroom organization, and lesson plans, threaten to drive many teachers batty before school even begins.
Editor’s Note: Alongside our recent podcast conversation with Cindy Rollins and Chris Perrin, this blog post is part of a series of contemplation about how to kick the school year off well. This summer I read Think by John Piper, with the desire of understanding what God asks of us in our thinking. The book