Monthly Archives: January 2014

Is “memorize” becoming a dirty word?

I’ve been finding myself thinking a lot lately about the value of students knowing things from memory.  I’ve heard it argued, from more than one source, that with the proliferation of electronic devices and the wealth of information available online, … Continue reading

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Yes I am still alive…

Well, I set up this blog over the summer with the best of intentions.  And then life happened, as is usually the case.  Something about my house needing to be completely rewired, then all the drywall repaired, then painted… I’ve … Continue reading

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