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What are public schools becoming?

Public school has played an important, nay, critical role in the education and economic success of America. From the original one room school houses with a range of ages with one teacher and textbooks like the… 573 more words

General

Preparing to hit the ground running...

Are you one of those people who can switch work off as soon as you leave the office? What about when you go on holidays, can you get into vacation mode as soon as you wrap up your final work projects? 461 more words

Teaching

Pondering by the sea...

This summer was supposed to be all about relax, refresh and rejuvenate…I haven’t been doing so well at that. In all fairness there have been good reasons for the lack of follow through. 384 more words

Passion

The Corrupted Human Spirit

What economics lacks is the space to include other human sciences such as philosophy in the scope of its subject matter.  Philosophy has the grand vision that is usually lacking in economics, which is all too often a science of the minutiae of life. 1,293 more words

Economics

My 'creative' office space...

In my last blog I committed to do whatever I could to avoid creating cracks in my overall well being…that’s easier said than done! I can’t believe how many daily habits I am unaware of that fight against that desire. 537 more words

Purpose

Rubber Ball or Glass Ball?

“Work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four balls– family, health, friends, integrity–are made of glass. If you drop one of these, it will be irrevocably scuffed, nicked, perhaps even shattered.” …

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Passion

Reading, writing, and arithmetic

Parents want to give their children as many advantages as they can, and this starts with the choice of preschool. Montessori preschool has been proven to prepare children better for elementary school in the area of the three “Rs” (reading, writing, and arithmetic).