All posts by Mike St. Thomas

Mike St. Thomas is the chair of the English Department at the Portsmouth Abbey School in Rhode Island, where lives with his wife and children. His writing has appeared in Commonweal, The Hedgehog Review, Plough Quarterly, and other publications.

Contemplative Pedagogy: Notes on Educating Screen-Addled Students

Not long ago I taught a summer class in creative writing to middle schoolers. On one sun-drenched day, I took the class outside to wander through our campus and down to our stretch of shoreline on Narragansett Bay. Their task...

/ March 8, 2021