Edu-Reads and 🐟 FISH PICS! 🐟

The California charter bill has become more reasonable with Governor Newsom’s intervention. There’s a huge swath of middle ground upon which both the CTA and CCSA can plant their victory flags. Let’s hope they find it. (Sidenote: The bill amendments replaces gendered pronouns with gender-neutral ones 🙌.) Newark Public Schools used to look a lot […]

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 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 […]

Friday Fish Pics: Student Art

Pennsylvania’s Charles Zogby was at an art fair at an Erie high school when he saw this gem by Reilly Yonkers, a senior at Erie’s NW PA Collegiate Academy. Fearing that it is as close as he’ll ever come to being featured with a fish on Eduwonk he snapped it up, and you can imagine how […]

Friday Fish Pics!

Bill Hughes is a former school district superintendent in Wisconsin and a keen observer of the education scene there. He now works with Seton Catholic Schools. Cross silo, we like that around here. Here he and his grandson are fishing – on public land – in Wisconsin. Scout Lake in Greendale. Word is the trip […]

Friday Fish Pics – Jason Weeby Takes A Kid Fishing

Summer is speeding by so here’s a reminder that if you can pull it off then take a kid fishing while the weather is good and the days are long. Not sure how, here are some tips. Easier and more fun than you might think. Bellwether’s Jason Weeby takes this advice: Here he is with his […]

Friday Fish Pics! Big Fish.

Lina Bankert is a partner on Bellwether’s Strategic Advising team. Her husband, Andy, and son, Cody, like to go fishing and here they are with a great catch from earlier this month. Cody caught it. Up in Michigan, as you can tell. Fish bigger than kid is always a good look. Want more pictures of […]