A First: Ten On Tuesday
10 Ways The World Has Changed Since You've Been In School
Note: Well, I've been trying all day to work it out in my head, how I wanted to focus this Ten On Tuesday that I wanted to try for the very first time. I was all about what's changed at school since I've been in school -- how the A/V Room has become extinct, along with the much beloved mimeograph machine and the not so loved film strip projector. How it was such a big deal when rockets blasted off into space and we'd all gather around a portable TV that a teacher or the principal brought to school for the occasion. How it wasn't 'til I was in 6th grade that I could wear pants to school instead of a skirt or dress. How I never gave a thought to whether one of my classmates had a weapon that might be used against me -- or anyone else at school. Then I'd lose my focus or want to change my focus -- couldn't quite decide -- or other thoughts came crashing in and it just wasn't working.
So, for my debut Ten On Tuesday, I shall whittle it down to Two Words About How Some Things Never Change No Matter Who's In School:
I know. This too shall pass. Thanks for reading. That is all.