Taking a Break

It’s spring break. My school, despite being a government institution, ties break to Easter. As a result, it’s falling very, very late in the semester. And that means I’m witnessing firsthand, as both a student and an instructor, the vital importance of taking a break. The students are exhausted. The professors are exhausted. Nobody is at their full mental capacity, and learning is suffering. So, yes, folks, don’t chastise yourselves for taking a break if you need one.  Continue reading