Hey, I Was Going to Blog About Three Cups of Tea!
I'd been planning to recommend Three Cups of Tea, about Greg Mortenson's adventures in building schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan, to you for summer reading, but eduwonk beat me to it. Not very wonkish of them, is it, to get into the business of recommending books for summer free time?his organization to build schools. Mr. Mortenson has gotten a fair bit of attention for how his efforts to build schools are a way to promote peace and fight terrorism. See the opinion piece, "It Takes a School, Not Missiles," that ran in the New York Times on July 13.