Signs of Life: Mr. Allen, High School Teacher

Signs of Life: Mr. Allen, High School Teacher

Signs have a lifespan. Some sit by the side of the road for years, providing wayfinding or information. Others get hit by cars or snowplows and knocked down. Event signs have lifespans only as long as the event they assist. Most of these “dead” signs are thrown away, but sometimes they can be repurposed and take on a new purpose. Mr. Allen, a high school biology teacher and track coach, has found a way for signs to help him build a community in his classroom. Here’s his story. Read More