Teachers now and then

Monday begins my second week as a volunteer aide in a high school English classroom in preparation for student teaching in about 16 days. During a faculty meeting my first week there, one of the experienced teachers gave me a copy of NEAToday Go!, which is advertised as “The magazine for new teachers.” It had … More Teachers now and then

Interfaith marriage and Chelsea Clinton

The Arizona Jewish Post (can we please have a high-five for religions that maintain excellent newspapers?) has a great look at the interfaith marriage of former first daughter Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky. Clinton was raised Protestant in the Methodist tradition, and Mezvinsky is Jewish. Although the article does not state which branch of Judaism … More Interfaith marriage and Chelsea Clinton