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In defense of "pitbulls" and "PCAC"

It is election season, and punches are being thrown in every direction. One of the more controversial Propositions on the ballot here in Pima County, is 415 – which would provide sorely needed funds to update the only open admission shelter in Pima County. 746 more words

ODE Around the State

Focus on Using the Target Language in the World Language Classroom

Ryan Wertz, Kathy Shelton and Paula Sondej, World Language Consultants, Ohio Department of Education… 619 more words

Fall 2014 (Volume 54, Number 1)

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The South Island Mountain Bike Society is a local organization that maintains trails at Hartland and provides a voice for local riders when it comes to MTB issues on the South Island. 124 more words


Advocacy, It's Everyone's Job!

Carol Eiber, OFLA President 2011-2012

At the 2012 Central States Conference two experts in Advocacy shared their ideas in two different presentations. Lisa Lilley, ACTFL 2010 Teacher of the Year, and Phyllis Farrar, then chair of the CSCTFL Advocacy Committee, both presented excellent ideas for promoting, publicizing, and perhaps saving your program. 584 more words

OFLA News: Association

Help the Elite Women raise money for equal payout!

Help the Elite women raise money for equal payout this year at the 2014 Grand Nationals. Our goal is to sell 600 t-shirts to raise money and give incentive for more girls to race in these key events! 229 more words


The Church of Anti Nicotine and Tobacco

Father Jack, you are spot on in your assessment. Zealotry is not limited to mere questions of God, but everyday matters.

Those in the field of Public Health, where tobacco is concerned, act with a dogmatic fervor, admit no apostates to their echo chamber of worship. 654 more words

Random Observations

Talks and Tears

Trees are glowing russet, red, gold, and orange, skies have been radiant blue, and it is warm as mellow summer… I just presented at the Denver Marriot for the Colorado Association for Gifted and Talented (CAGT) conference; I was invited back from last year and, as always, I loved sharing my story, jokes, and poi swings routine. 619 more words

Autism Presentations