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Why Students Opt Out of Standardized Tests

A recent article by U.S. News & World Report highlights the trend of high school students opting out of standardized tests. While these tests aren’t a graduation requirement for some schools, they are for others, and students who opt out can face trouble when preparing to graduate. 326 more words


I Plead Guilty to the Charge of Denying the Resurrection - But I ain't leaving!!!

I have been asked to repost this particular post. It first appeared during  my first months of blogging and I am often asked about this post. 2,617 more words

Progressive Christianity

Sweet mother of Zeus, what did I get myself into?

I’m on the eve of my fifth class, aka vinification, and I find myself asking myself WTH have I committed two years of my life to?!? 713 more words


Leap into learning at Craigie next week

Craigroyston Community High School’s new term kicks off on 22 April and with activities ranging from learning to play the pennywhistle to  pottery or genealogy there’s something for everyone! 17 more words

North Edinburgh News

BC and Adult Education

BC faces a looming crisis.  In their submission the Select Standing Committee on Finance in 2013 BC Colleges stated that 78% of the job openings will require some form of post-secondary education while currently only 60% of the population has that level of education.  270 more words