Month: April 2013

Mt. Shasta and Black Butte Panorama

Weed, CA is one of my favorite places in the world.  It has some of the most amazing views.  I stopped for a drink and snack on my way home and tried to capture the mountain beauty.

Run Jeremy, Run!

My dad had a four way bypass today here in Portland.  After being able to talk to him after the third time seeing him today he had some advice he urgently wanted to share with me.  The first thing he said to me was “Jeremy, RUN!”  What he was referring to was I started to… Read more »

Bay Area to Portland or Bust

I love roadtrips, especially the drive between the Bay Area and Portland. Here are some of the pictures from yesterday while driving. Hey, it kept me awake.

Seth Godin: Easier to Teach Compliance Than Initiative

“Compliance is simple to measure, simple to test for and simple to teach.  Punish non-compliance, reward obedience and repeat. Initiative is very difficult to teach to 28 students in a quiet classroom.  It’s difficult to brag about in a school board meeting.  And it’s a huge pain in the neck to do reliably. Schools like… Read more »