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Education Transformation: A Double Edged Sword

All reasonable parents and concerned citizens want to see each young person grow through education to become productive and engaged participants in our society. Social justice and educational equity provide a powerful means to engender the critical thinking skills many parents desire to see in our students and counteract the effects of poverty, oppression, and discrimination. 620 more words

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Rejoicing in the Day

“God has given us this day. A time for remembering and rejoicing.”

Rejoice in the new day.

A day for the righteous, and the humble. 80 more words

Prayer

Some People More Equal Than Others, I Guess

If Satya and Kevin Turner at Microsoft accepted 1 million dollars each as their annual pay and gave the rest to save Microsoft jobs, they could save 200 Microsoft Techy jobs. 51 more words

Life

Soft Southerners?

According to an Atlas of Mental Health created by CentreForum think tank people living in the South of England re more likely to say they are unhappy despite having lower levels of mental illness including depression. 194 more words

Lifestyle

INDIAN DRAWERS

Recently I was working with a man I’ve known for some time, he’s a hard worker, opinionated, and something of a cut up – has a big heart as well. 276 more words

"FREE MONEY"

I was told the other day that the nations are litigious, prone to and eager to
file suits, always looking for some “free money”.

Nothing the nations have received or will could hardly be characterized as “free”, … 382 more words

Culture of Belief

For the past couple of weeks, I have been an entirely different type of nomad. I’ve been in Detroit and Chicago, and many stops in between as I begin my journey with Teach For America. 478 more words

Teach For America