Monthly Archives: May 2011

Technology User Agreement

Perfect timing. In addition to our CoETaIL Course 2 Project, our new administration has asked the technology committee to create a Technology User Agreement (TUA) for Pasir Ridge International School (PRIS). The school is quickly moving forward in terms of … Continue reading

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Summer Fun Made Easy

Some rights reserved by *saxon* Summer is almost here. Only three more weeks to go before I am flying over the big pond to get to Colorado. I am sitting in Borneo trying to plan for summer break. Per usual, … Continue reading

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Listening with Empathy

“Listening is the beginning of understanding… Wisdom is the reward for a lifetime of listening. Let the wise listen and add to their learning and let the discerning get guidance.” —Proverbs 1:5 According to Danah Boyd in the article “Bullying” … Continue reading

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Flight or Compfight?

There are some fights you just have to walk (or RUN) away from. You won’t ever see me standing toe to two with a guy like Clint. However, as an English teacher, there is one fight I have to go … Continue reading

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Private Irony

I am a fairly private person. But where I live, that is hard to do. I live on a compound. My commute to work is roughly a two minute stroll. On a windy day it might take only three Colorado … Continue reading

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