The Monster We Have Created

An interesting article on high school students wanting to get into colleges where they have been waitlisted. We really have created a generation where kids think they DO deserve everything, and are shocked, SHOCKED, when they get rejected or waitlisted. Plus, there are some parents who are shocked, SHOCKED! as well and pester the admissionsContinue reading “The Monster We Have Created”

Best Commencement Speech EVER

This has been making the rounds on Facebook, but when I saw the speaker was David McCullough (and I hope it’s the historian), I couldn’t resist putting some of his remarks here. We need extraordinary people in our world, but it doesn’t come just because someone told us it was so. The full speech is HERE.Continue reading “Best Commencement Speech EVER”