Tag Archives: education

. . . I keep going

A friend of mind sent me this excerpt from the book A Return to Love by Marianne Williamson with a brief note attached to it that simply said, “Stay strong.” As I read the excerpt I wondered if it would … Continue reading

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THE FACT FINDING MISSION . . .

Well, I decided to go on a fact finding mission . . . what about education in America? Where do the presidential candidates stand on the topic of education? Now I do listen to a variety of talking heads (both … Continue reading

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Parents & Teachers . . . A Keystone Partnership ~ Wisdom from Parenting Magazine’s Mom Congress Conference on Education and Learning

Parents & Teachers . . . A Keystone Partnership ~ Wisdom from Parenting Magazine’s Mom Congress Conference on Education and Learning.

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Parents & Teachers . . . A Keystone Partnership ~ Wisdom from Parenting Magazine’s Mom Congress Conference on Education and Learning

Unfortunately, it has taken me a while (almost too long), to construct this recap from Mom Congress. I did not realize what a difficult feat this would be to summarize this amazing, once in a lifetime experience. My goal now … Continue reading

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To bully or be bullied . . . that is the question?

I chose to publish this blog entry today because the movie, “Bully,” had its nationwide release, (The Bully Project). I am still on the fence as to whether I will take my children to see the movie; however, I am … Continue reading

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My Educational Manifesto & Visit to Senator McCaskill’s Office

Hello Everyone! When you hear the term “manifesto” what comes to your mind? I looked up the term on dictionary.com and was provided with the following definition, “a public declaration of intentions, opinions, objectives, or motives, as one issued by … Continue reading

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