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Declining Population of India

During the years 2001-2011, India’s total population increased by about 18% to 1.21 billion. However, child population in the age group 0-6 years declined by about 3%  (5 million) to 159 million during this period. 154 more words

Teacher Posts Racist Images to Facebook

Source: Images on a school employee’s Facebook page are causing controversy with the district. Ralph White is a local activist in the Central Valley, and he spoke out at Tuesday’s Manteca Unified School District School Board meeting.  239 more words

Stop Whining, Freddie deBoer.

Freddie deBoer:

“I have seen, with my own two eyes, a 19 year old white woman — smart, well-meaning, passionate — literally run crying from a classroom because she was so ruthlessly brow-beaten for using the word “disabled.” Not repeatedly. 570 more words


Field Experience: Goals

This semester is already going so fast. In 3 days I will be in a classroom for my first field experience this year. I have been placed in a Grade 7/8 classroom and am very nervous and excited. 340 more words


Creek Fun

Last Saturday we went to Bay Trees in Castro Valley to help with restoration. My group and I planted a lovely native Toyon plant. Since there was no way to create an irrigation system, we placed dry water on the sides of the plant which is just water with cellulose. 150 more words

Ronald the Accidentally Adopted Cat Part 3

So once we brought Ronald home again, the box in tatters (see Part 2) our kitten decided to have a little nap and let the humans carry on in finding ways to get him to the vet. 694 more words


Budgeting a life : personal hygiene

If you are like many people that are students you are probably wondering about how to save money and live a good life with money. … 152 more words