Surely you’ve noticed the popular trending of the so-called “paleo diet.” Once I’d heard the term a few times—and my…
I’m an elementary school principal and I love Halloween.
It’s not about the candy. It’s about continuing my quest for the perfect Halloween costume. Thank goodness we teachers get a ‘free pass’ to participate in this greatest of all holidays, “grown-ups” though we may be.
Two engineers are at my door, their neatly rolled blueprint in hand with two rubber bands keeping it neat and tidy (“Todd! Don’t lose those rubber bands. We’re going to need them at the end.”) These are…
We’re in the Whoosh Zone. It’s what I call the vertiginous final weeks of a school year when the number of exciting and challenging events seem to defy the laws of thermodynamics…
Young learners in the hands of wisdom and experience
By Todd R. Nelson
“We’re throwing pots in the art room,” says Annie. “Come see.”
I hang up the phone. I’m off. Gotta see this.
These were the top 10 stories published by On the Way to Bamboo Island; you can also dive into yearly archives: 2013, 2014.