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The Game

My daughter recently faced a particular ethical dilemma for the first time. If we did not homeschool, I am fairly certain this sort of thing would have reared its ugly head sooner. 445 more words


Why I Don't Belong in College

I’m going back home today, leaving the college life behind, possibly forever. During high school, I was told over and over again that those who attend college are successful and those who don’t are failures. 703 more words


The 63.3% "state-school" intake fallacy and why it's dangerous...

Today I went back to my old school in Leeds to talk to some Year 12 students about applying to Oxbridge and what life is like at Cambridge. 1,033 more words


We don’t need no education

I remember playing this song in my head in almost every class that I had to sit through in school and college. In fact, I bet most of this country’s youth can well identify with this famous number by… 643 more words

Philosophy of Teaching Statement from a Broke Latina

When I was in the ninth grade I remember my teacher Mrs. Deidre O’Ryan would always start the day off with a riddle; I almost never understood the riddles nor did I ever answer a riddle correctly. 1,060 more words


One Behavior Management Strategy Never to Use

As I was taking a stroll through the campus hallways recently I came upon one of the students in my Behavior Program outside of his class with his face pressed to the glass of the classroom window trying to get the teacher’s attention and distracting no less than three students in the process. 702 more words

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