Wednesday, February 13, 2008
Today was my third work-from-home Wednesday in a row, not by choice. It’s the third Wednesday since the start of the new semester I had to rearrange appointments, reschedule class visits, and spend my day bundled in blankets with my computer to keep me warm.
For those of us in the northern climes, it’s been a brutal
winter. The snow is removed with
construction trucks here in
The winter takes its toll on
students, and it takes its toll on us. The toughest part of the winter has been missing contact time with
students, students who need remedial lessons and emotional support. While it’s the snow that causes the delays here in