Monthly Archives: May 2011

There’s more than one way to dumb down our educational system

Four years ago at the high school I work for there was a controversy with the valedictorian and salutatorian calculations. A parent lashed out her frustrations on me after I explained to her how class rank was determined—the calculations were … Continue reading

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Mother-in-laws

My step daughter has a mother –in-law that if she doesn’t get her way, cries. She is socially demanding and condescending if she deems she is better than you.. I have only spent a little bit of time around her.  … Continue reading

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Inequities of the household

Every time I clean the basement I am reminded of the unfinished jobs my husband has put off. When I say I am going to do them, he says I don’t know how. Is he challenging me to learn something … Continue reading

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