Founders Hall, Girard College, Philadelphia. This is the school for Philadelphia’s underprivileged children, established by the will of Stephen Girard, the man who bore the cost of the War of 1812 personally, when the U.S. Treasury was exhausted.
Compilations you should visit:
- Carnival of Education 116, at Education Wonks
- Carnival of the Liberals 37, at BogsBlog
- 59th Skeptics Circle, at Pooflingers — appropriate for National Poetry Month (which ended yesterday)
Soon enough, a new Fiesta de Tejas!