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Spring Cleaning

This weekend I took some time to spend with my family and as always it was a truly rewarding experience. I enjoy being able to talk about a variety of topics from sports, to policy, to religion and business, we cover it all. 448 more words

Run, Karleen Run!

For those of you who know our family personally you also know both our parents grew up in Massachusetts and we are a Boston family through and through. 341 more words

Lifestyle

Rethinking Prosperity

Yesterday I was quite moved by John Converse Townsend’s article, Why Playful Learning is the Key to Prosperity in Forbes. I was moved not because I am proud to say I work for… 479 more words

Education

Dodger players make pitch for recess at Moffitt Elementary in Norwalk

Dodgers legends Tommy Davis, “Sweet” Lou Johnson, Derrel Thomas and Tim Leary visited Moffitt Elementary school in Norwalk last week to promote the importance of recess. 119 more words

Press-Telegram

The Nation’s Leading Non-Profit Organizations Come Together To Make A Year Of Service Part Of The American Way Of Life

Teach For America, City Year, Habitat For Humanity, Playworks, & 14 Others Join ServiceNation in Historic Campaign to Inspire Young Americans to Serve Through Popular Culture… 106 more words

Grants

A Research-Based Case for Recess

“Advocates for the wellbeing of all children need to be concerned about the number of children deprived of recess. Given the strong evidence suggesting recess meets so many physical, social, emotional, and academic needs, recess for all is a goal worth pursuing.”   38 more words

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