Down The Hall

An invitation to the Great Book Banquet

In late March, I received a forwarded email informing me the Shelby County School District needed help with Battle of the Books (or BOB as ... Read more

No such thing as social-ladder suicide

High school is all about cliques. From the moment you step into the school to the time you graduate, you will be stereotyped into some ... Read more

What do you do when students are testing?

I get this question during April when I tell people I’m a teacher. Read more

Middle school students steal spotlight

When you start something from nothing and do something that hasn’t been done before, you’re never quite sure what to expect. Read more

Writing festival fills minds, stomachs

The food at the University of Montevallo’s cafeteria is outstanding. Read more