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Winter break!

It’s winter break for teachers and students this week, so I’m taking a little break too. I’ll be back next week!


Using the "A" Word in Legal Research Instruction

By Alyson Drake

Both the legal academy[1] and librarians[2] have long recognized that analysis is a critical component of the legal research process.  Despite this, legal research has long been put on the back burner in legal education and is often viewed by our colleagues and our student as a rote, mechanical task.   713 more words


Blackbird Singing in the Dead of Night*

I’m sitting in here, in my studio/office, listening to the rhythmic sounds of the septic pumper truck outside my window…once every 4 years, whether you need it or not? 570 more words


Limitations of the Earthly Service

Hebrews 9:6-10

Now when these things had been thus prepared, the priests always went into the first part of the tabernacle, performing the services. 7 But into the second part the high priest went alone once a year, not without blood, which he offered for himself and for the people’s sins committed in ignorance; 8 the Holy Spirit indicating this, that the way into the Holiest of All was not yet made manifest while the first tabernacle was still standing.

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From the Heart

This past week brought us Valentine’s Day, Ash Wednesday, Lunar New Year, and . . . Heart-Lung Day! I’m teaching at a new elementary school with Science from Scientists, an educational non-profit that brings hands-on science education to schools for grades 3-8. 1,292 more words


The last 4 years...

And beyond?

Well for Business Studies, since 2013 I’ve been using more professionally organized materials. The textbook, obvs. But also the various statements of grading rubrics you can find online for past exams. 1,498 more words


#DSFWeeklyRewind: Can I get a Do-Over?

Good afternoon Rewinders! I seem to have a pattern of good weeks followed by bad weeks. If that’s really true, this coming week should be phenomenal! 1,360 more words