I want to talk about what it means to be a 7th grader. Adam Toledo attended 7th grade.
We’re living, teaching, and learning in a situation many of us never seriously imagined.
Look, I like me some 60s rock and have belted out The Byrd’s “Turn, Turn, Turn” with my kids in the car. And we’ve ridden around bouncing to Selena’s cumbias. But hearing that 60s classic and “Baila esta cumbia” as Julián Castro’s entrance and exit themes on Saturday seemed… soooooo… awkward. Before you start, I […]
After I saw students cringe during the 10-minute speech, they divided the text into three sections: beginning, middle, and end (a classic strategy for text analysis).
We have to be realistic.
Greeting people when you enter a room is about acknowledging other people’s presence and showing them that you don’t consider yourself superior to them.
A new haven spreads its wings.
“They called us ‘taco boys!’ They said, ‘Ándale, taco boys!’”