I Sent My Kids to School Today

Heroes, today is an auspicious day. After 17 years of having children at home with me, 12 of which I was responsible for their schooling, I sent the younger two off to 8th grade at the local middle school this morning. I’ve already been asked how I feel about this development. To be honest, I’m […]

Are Your Boys in a Rut? Introduce Them to a Hobby!

One of the saddest facts about the American education system has been the routine and continued cutting of arts related programs from the public school curriculum. According to the President’s Commission on the Arts and Humanities, low income schools have been hardest hit when it comes to availability of the arts in the classroom. This […]