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February 17, 2010


Hank Phillippi Ryan

Oh, I wish I could read your Saturn essay! That teacher should have given you a gold star instead of sending you into the hall.

(Guess you showed her... :-) )

As for woo-woo...who knows what's "real"?


Sometimes teachers think kids are smart alecks, when they're simply trying to cope, without having developed good coping skills yet. I also don't think we reward creativity enough. Well, maybe they do today -- I go back a long way. ;) Fortunately, I'm in a place now that does reward it. I guess I did show her!

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