Shawn Humphrey

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Flowers and Rivers (no. 2, vol. 11)

Here are a few things I’m sharing this month 1. Question I’m living with: “According to our usual way of...

Disbandment

Natural disasters, political coups and riots. We survived those. Cultural invasions and the emergence of cancerous pockets of entitlement within...

Those who can, do; those who can’t…

So, a lawyer and a teacher are at a dinner party. The lawyer is gesticulating widly and holding court when...

Arrival

I kept my arms at 90 degrees. My elbows were locked and my arms were working in harmony with my...

Finding Specific (vol. 2, no. 10)

Here are a few things I’m sharing this month 1. Question I’m living with: “How will you go about finding...

Fear in the Classroom

Fear is contagious. And, in the classroom, it can spread quickly. Year in, year out, fear always reared its paralyzing...

Being Disrupted

$89. That’s all it costs a student to test out of my Principles of Microeconomics course. So, knowing that my...

Fandom

I tell my students that I am a Bengals fan. I tell them that it is not easy being a...

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