“But you can’t make people listen. They have to come round in their own time, wondering what happened and why the world blew up around them. It can’t last.” -Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 Although written in 1953, Fahrenheit 451 still remains relevant in its precautionary message to this day. The protagonist, Guy Montag, undergoes drastic…
In our globalized world today, there are so many different diseases and viruses that can be spread. It can be a scary realization that your children could easily catch a deadly disease from the other kids at school.
Throughout my life I have learned life lessons that have shaped me into the person that I am today. I would like to share a couple of my life philosophies with you.
I had the opportunity to be apart of a peer mentoring program and I had two peers that I worked with. My first attempt to help my peers ended up in failure.
school playground A functioning education system is a fundamental aspect of any society, and an educated population is necessary to create a competent workforce. However, in the United States, the public school system is too often mired in bureaucracy and involved in practices that lead to waste and go against the principles of Information Measurement Theory. One clear example of this is the method of allocating funds to schools that is known as Average Days of Attendance (ADA). This process is outlined in a KPBS article and is used in multiple states, including California, Kentucky, Idaho, Illinois, Mississippi, Missouri, and Texas.