Kind of Amazing

… to be able to see the Earth this way.  Thanks International Space Station, High Definition Earth Viewing Experiment, and all involved.


Hard to begin to list the things this beats watching.


A Mission

While I conceived of this blog as a way to communicate with and about my students, I find that having asked them to blog about the engaging passions in their lives, I want to step beyond the classroom experience myself with my writing.  At least in a small way.

This came through my inbox recently:

I’m not a photographer, but I’m always interested in finding new ways to write, so I’m thinking I’ll take it up, but with writing, not photographs.  I’ve already missed the first two weeks, but, so what?