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Blogging On History, Science, and Education

The Pope Comments

Pope Francis, in his first encyclical letter, Evangelii Gaudium, said these words that seem especially pertinent today:

People in every nation enhance the social dimension of their lives by acting as committed and responsible citizens, not as a mob swayed by the powers that be. Let us not forget that “responsible citizenship is a virtue, and participation in political life is a moral obligation”. . .  Read More 
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Teaching Charlottesville

Greg Toppo of USA Today asked a teacher at Hawaii's Punahou School and this author about how to teach students about the current political turmoil. Here's a link to his article: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2017/08/14/school-begins-teachers-mull-how-teach-charlottesville-conflict/566519001/
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