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Are You A Man Or A Jellyfish?

September 21, 2009 by Jim Weber

The following is an entry from my CiViL Groups Log on Wednesday, March 24, 2004.  All names have been changed to protect privacy. The Case for Having A Skeleton I asked my freshman boys to tell me what a moral code is. They hemmed and hawed as they are tried to think of an answer. Then […]

Stuff I Can’t See

September 11, 2009 by Jim Weber

The following is an entry from my CiViL Groups Log on Wednesday, March 10, 2004.  All names have been changed to protect privacy. How Freshmen Think These freshmen rarely go as deep into their own problems, thoughts, or feelings as the seniors do. Most freshmen are still in concrete operations. They don’t yet have the […]

Proactive Man

September 3, 2009 by Jim Weber

Lidell was the only student in my Senior Group today, but he and I had a good conversation. I told him about last week’s Freshman group discussion, the unfair treatment of students by teachers, and I asked for his opinion. Lidell said that when he was a freshman he felt mistreated too. He acted out his frustrations, and it got him into trouble.