Category: Stories from the Driftless

Stories from the Driftless | February 11, 2021

Agriculture Education Moves Forward in Maquoketa, Iowa

Today you’re meeting a former student of mine, Cassie Miller, and her colleague Matt Lansing from Maquoketa high school. Initially, I asked for this interview because I read a recent […]

Stories from the Driftless | May 4, 2020

Capture Those Farming Stories – PRTP7

Staying current with last week’s theme of digital storytelling, I wanted to share with you another example of the importance of recording our history. As part of a class assignment, […]

Stories from the Driftless | April 25, 2020

Stories from the One Room Schoolhouse Days – PRTP6

For the first half of the 20th century, if you were a kid in Southwest Wisconsin, you attended a one-room school. K-8, one room, one teacher. You walked miles to […]