Two or Three Things I know about her. . .

humansofnewyork:

"I was an English teacher. The demands of the system required that I give out grades, but I never felt good about it. How do you grade someone’s writing? Writing is about revision. It’s about access to self. If a student writes a poem, and it’s the best they can do at the moment, how are you supposed to compare that to the student sitting next to them? How are you supposed to give one a 90, and one an 85?"

humansofnewyork:

"I was an English teacher. The demands of the system required that I give out grades, but I never felt good about it. How do you grade someone’s writing? Writing is about revision. It’s about access to self. If a student writes a poem, and it’s the best they can do at the moment, how are you supposed to compare that to the student sitting next to them? How are you supposed to give one a 90, and one an 85?"

explore-blog:

The best explanation of net neutrality and why it matters, ever, period. 

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rookiemag:

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AD WOMEN, THIS IS FOR YOU

adteachings:

Female ad students often ask me whether it’s possible to succeed both in advertising and in parenthood. I always answer the question by talking about these two women:

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Nancy Vonk and Janet Kestin spent 13 years as co-creative directors of Ogilvy Toronto. They were pioneers in Dove’s Campaign…