Of Milton, Genesis, and Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

For five years, I’ve been attending meetings of my public school district’s curriculum council. Five years of reviewing testing data, kindergarten schedules, and proposed changes in nutrition guidelines–all sorts of drudgery.  Nothing terribly interesting ever happened. Well, I missed last month’s meeting, and that’s when it all went down. The council decided to recommend thatContinue reading “Of Milton, Genesis, and Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian”