Archive of 2013 July

Civil Rights Movement Tour Part 2

on July 23rd, 2013 in Blog by | No Comments

Ronetta Jenkins is a summer intern for West Wind Education Policy. She will be a Junior this fall at Iowa City High. This is part 2 of a 2-part blog. The third stop was Montgomery, Alabama where we visited the Rosa Parks Museum. I always thought Rosa didn’t give up…

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Civil Rights Movement Tour

on July 11th, 2013 in Blog by | No Comments

Starting my journey off on June 8th to go back down south I thought to myself, why am I going again? I feel like I know it all already after going on this trip for the 4th time. I didn’t know enough. The day I left and I arrived at…

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BE BOLD

on July 8th, 2013 in Blog by | No Comments

Have you ever noticed that when you are deeply interested in something, you find ideas about that interest where you aren’t expecting to find them and when you aren’t intentionally seeking that information?  If you are open to learning something new, then ideas come to you from sources and settings…

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It’s Not Goodbye, It’s See You Later

on July 2nd, 2013 in Blog by | 1 Comment

After nearly two years, Friday June 28, 2013 was my last official day at West Wind Education Policy Inc.  On July 1, I started my new position as Associate Principal at Washington High School in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  Although I’m thrilled to start this new chapter of my life, it…

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