Notre Dame is burning and my heart is breaking. What a catostrophic loss.
Kurt Harden turns 55 and has some perspective to share.
I wrote about two kinds of middle schools in my latest newsletter. The ones we attend between elementary and high school, and the one that happens in the middle of living life. Read it here
Though the two were built for different purposes, they are not mutually exclusive. One can use one, the other, or a mashup of both. Use what works best for you.
A heads up that I’ll be sending out an essay to my newsletter, One More Thing, shortly. Now would be a great time to sign up to receive it
My wife’s review of last night’s Amanda Palmer concert is better than I could have offered.
“Compassion is complicated. It doesn’t always come from the places you expect it.”
— Amanda Palmer
A decent primer from the always excellent Teen Vogue (yes, seriously).
Nicholas Bate on the basics of excellence.
I finally updated my reading list with the books I’ve read so far this year. Does not include the several I’ve started, some of which I read 3/4 through, and walked away from.
It’s OK to not finish books…
Or so I’ve been told.