Unfinished thoughts on real change for real humans

I went on a blind date last night and almost immediately started talking about the likelihood of the Democrats taking back the House of Representatives in 2018. This is the kind of person I've become these days: boringly political, singleminded, and lacking creativity in connecting with people about the things I used to love. My richest conversations … Continue reading Unfinished thoughts on real change for real humans

Promising candidates to replace Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos is less qualified for Secretary of Education than most of the students I've taught over the past eight years. I've worked in elementary schools, high schools and colleges, and I would take almost every single one of the young people I've met over DeVos. Here are some of the individuals I'm thinking of who I would … Continue reading Promising candidates to replace Betsy DeVos