Back-to-School

If we ever get off the virtual learning bus

The author in Room 215, surrounded by Happy Meal friends. Photo: Author’s Archives
Room 215 was home to all kinds of archaic and scribbled-on classroom furniture. Photo: Author’s Archives
Once Room 215 was all set up, it felt just like home. And yes, I know the Texas flag is backwards. The red is supposed to be on the right when it’s hanging vertically. Think a student pulled the old switcheroo. Photo: Author’s Archives

A Native Texan and Mizzou Journalism grad, Nelson has worked in newspapers, politics, PR and as a high school publications adviser and AP English teacher.

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