what should I read while offline?

I'm dropping offline soon for a couple of weeks on a family vacation. I'm bringing a book or two, but want to stuff some blog posts and articles that I've probably neglected onto my iPod for more in-depth reading. I'm planning on using Instapaper to bring offline copies of stuff so I can read it anywhere. What should I bring? What is the most important article or post that you'd recommend for offline reading?...

November 19, 2008 · 1 min

inquiry as a subversive activity

I've been reading Postman and Weingartner's Teaching as a Subversive Activity (more info), and I'm finding myself extremely drawn into it. It's the kind of book that I may have read as an undergrad, but just wasn't ready for. It's the kind of book where you need to be ready to really engage with it before it makes sense. And it's the kind of book that has me rethinking pretty much everything, and seeing new patterns everywhere....

August 20, 2008 · 4 min