Disrupting Thinking

Disrupting Thinking by Kylene Beers and Robert E. Probst Every once in a while, a professional development book comes along that hits the sweet spot of affirming what you already do and believe while challenging you to think in new… Read More ›

Napa Fires: Reflections

It was a week of fires, smoke, fear, and boredom. We prayed and watched as the fires spread over Napa Valley, Sonoma, and farther north. We held our breath as the entire town of Calistoga was evacuated…and were terrified that the… Read More ›


A Welcoming Environment It’s been a short time since I retired from my job as Teacher Librarian at Petaluma High School, and one might think that I would begin my journey of kicking back and enjoying the sun. I have… Read More ›