Archive for the 'Politics' Category

A letter to the Ames School Board

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

I am taking the opportunity to write this note to speak to the school board as I will be unable to attend the board meeting to express my concern over the board’s plan to reduce all full-time kindergarten to half-time. As an educator and administrator I know how difficult and trying the current economic […]

Ames Straw Poll

Saturday, August 11th, 2007

I just got back from the Ames straw poll, and it was quite fun. I was able to listen to and see many of the Republican candidates, and collect all sorts of Free goodies. it was hot, but there was free water, ice cream and snow cones to be had all over. It […]