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As a part of The Guardian's "Secret Teacher" series, this teacher finds that the profession has robbed him or her of the chance for love.
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The world record (North America) for heaviest pumpkin has been smashed once again! Last year,Guinness World Records crowned Tim Mathison, Napa,...
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The 2014 Diwali, or Deepavali, celebration begins on October 23 and lasts for 5 days. It's a happy time of year, and is the biggest...
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Note: This is the second installment of a three-part series.   In the last blog, I began telling my adventure of launching a schoolwide...
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Note: The following blog is the first of a three part series on my adventures in launching a schoolwide enrichment cluster program.  ...
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By Erik Bean, Ed.D. Grading can often seem like an overwhelming and daunting task. Yet, there are numerous ways to curtail the seemingly...
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  As the story goes, when Einstein was a boy, his father gave him a compass. The future scientist was fascinated with the way the iron needle...
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Chewing Gum Facts! Need an activity for a Friday or a substitute? Have small groups read over some of the facts about chewing gum.  Have...
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I was watching a recent episode of The Middle (If you haven't watched the show, I'd recommend it!). Their daughter, Sue,a senior, was very excited...
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In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue, discovering America for me and you. We have all heard this little poem. First of all, he didn't "discover"...
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    As of this writing, I have a student who just loves to learn. She soaks up new knowledge and skills like a sponge. Though I only...
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