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Hated It. (

Well perhaps not everyone hated it. Bart didn’t actually read the book, but joined us for the discussion anyway. Our intentions were good. Frank McCourt had just died, and since just about everyone has already read Angela’s Ashes, ‘Tis ’tisn’t that good, and Teacher Man bored me, I felt it would be nice to read another […]

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Students Are Ready for More Online Learning

Project Tomorrow’s “Learning in the 21st Century: 2009 Trends Update” reports on a survey of over 335,000 students, teachers, school administrators, and parents. According to the report, 44% of middle and high school students selected “online learning as a technology with the greatest positive impact on learning.”  Some of the top reasons for using an […]

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Why We Come to Work

photo credit: ribosomis Every once in a while, we get a comment from a student or parent that really makes our day, and Friday was one of those days. We received the comment below in an email from the parent of one of the students who tried for the first time. Amanda M is […]

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