- November 14, 2012
I write to you today about commencement. Perhaps the fall letter seems like the wrong time for commencement? It seemed to me this spring as I sat through three kindergarten celebrations, four middle-school “bridging” ceremonies, and no less than six high school commencements, that my timing was off. I was reveling in the completion of a lot of hard work and excited to say farewell to my students. Most of them leave with a hug and a smile and I rarely see them again. I was Read more...