January Joys: Creative Minds

Have you ever thought about the sheer quantity of things like books, TV shows, movies, web series, art, and clothes? All of the things that come from a burst of creativity, and end up making so many people happy? As I watched A Very Potter Musical with a friend earlier, I couldn't help but think about it. … Continue reading January Joys: Creative Minds


Essential Qualities of a High School Graduate

(This was written in 20 minutes, so please excuse any mistakes) In Part 2 of #EdJourney, Grant Lichtman has his master list of the “Essential Qualities of a High School Graduate” which is comprised of words that high schoolers came up with. Some of these words seemed pretty similar to me at first glance, so … Continue reading Essential Qualities of a High School Graduate

Senior Study

(This was written on a 30 minute timer, so please excuse errors) As a high school student, I've been looking at a lot of colleges and trying to figure out what the next steps are. I started reading Grant Lichtman's #EdJourney the other day and one of the ideas that kept coming back to me … Continue reading Senior Study


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This is a response post to my friend Anya's response post (found here) to my previous post. That's confusing, but if you're keeping up with the conversation, it will make sense. I think she miss understood a little of what I was saying, so I'll try to clarify that. I agree that we need to … Continue reading More Options