Friday Fish Pic–The Petrilli Family Is All About That Growth

Seven years ago, Fordham’s Mike Petrilli was mocked featured on here for the, um, rather small fish that he and his sons caught. Well, no more! Mike took his son and some friends out on the Potomac recently and caught the giant catfish below. He says he had help this time, but we’ll still praise him for […]

Friday Fish Pic–Ben Riley Is Keeping it Chile

Ben Riley is the Founder and Executive Director at Deans for Impact. He was in Chile recently and caught a nice fish: Click the link if you want to watch a short clip of Ben catching the fish. For more edu-fish pics, click here. –Guest post by Chad Aldeman  

Friday Fish Pic–A Two-Mouthed Trout

In honor of Andy’s Friday Fish Picture series, here’s a two-mouthed trout caught on Lake Champlain on the New York-Vermont border: The full story of the mysterious two-mouthed trout is here via CBS News. H/t to EdBuild’s Rebecca Sibilia. –Guest post by Chad Aldeman 

Friday Fish Pics — Son Catches, Dad Releases

Just because Andy is gone fishin’ doesn’t mean we pause Friday Fish Pics. This week we have Bellwether’s Jason Weeby and his 6-year-old son. The younger Weeby caught a beautiful 12″ rainbow trout on Sardine Lake in Northern California: The fish nearly escaped Jason’s grasp, yielding this gem of a photo: –Guest post by Chad […]

Friday Fish Porn – Class In Session

Parker Baxter is Director of the Center for Education Policy Analysis at the School of Public Affairs at CU Denver. More on that below. He’s also a fisherman, has fished all over the country including for smallmouth bass on Virginia’s Shenandoah. Couple of fish here, including a monster largemouth bass from Florida last weekend.  And a good reminder to […]

Friday Fish Porn – Spring Rainbow

This is just a great picture. Happy angler, mountains, big fish… It’s the Commodore’s daughter Anabel fishing a few weeks ago in Idaho. The Roza family are not strangers to fish porn. If you want more education types (In her day job Marguerite “Commodore” Roza is arguably the leading school finance innovator in the sector) […]

Friday Fish Porn – Mr. Commodore

Fewer fish pictures in the winter but you can still get out, I had a good day on a river a few weeks ago. Scott Roza, Marguerite Roza’s husband, was on the Provo River in Utah this week. If you don’t know her work, you should, amazing contributor in the sector. For his part, Scott’s a great […]

Friday Fish Pics – Expert Edition

Talk about using your hot stove time well. This is Kevin Kosar’s daughter. And she’s tying a wooly bugger. Herself. So while it’s not a picture of her with a fish, she’s been featured here before with fish, along with her dad, and a kid tying a fly would be more than good enough anyway […]

Posted on Feb 8, 2019 @ 8:30am

Friday Fish Pics – Hot Stove Edition…Take A Kid Fishing….

It’s winter so fishing is a bit more scarce – although I am getting out this weekend for an annual trip for trout. They’re already wet and cold so seem not to mind the weather. But education consultant Julie Corbett sent along some warmer weather fishing pics. What strikes me is how engaged the kids […]

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 @ 12:03pm

Friday Fish Pics – Apple & Tree Edition

Here’s Kevin Kosar’s son following in dad’s footsteps. Dad is a regular around here, older sister has turned up, and it turns out his son has a nose for catfish, too. This was taken in Washington, D.C. right by the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Pictures of kids with fish are hands down the […]