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Time to Wake Up....People!!

Where in the United States Founding Documents does it say; moreover, that we are imperiled to assist every nation, habit, waterway, or group of any given people with monetary aid every time something happens in their countries? 539 more words

Political Correctness

Getting Out the Door

Often, the hardest part of exercise is just getting out the door. It’s easy to make excuses and find anything else to do EXCEPT exercise. 198 more words

Accountability

Steven Singer: Are Unions the Enemy of School Reform?

Steven Singer writes here about the corporate reformers’ war against teachers’ unions. In the comfortable, well-heeled world of hedge fund managers, they have every right to lead the fight to reform the public schools, but the unions do not. 726 more words

Charter Schools

A Parent's Letter to County Executive Baker

by Caroline Small

Dear Executive Baker:

I am writing as a parent of a young child who should be starting in Prince George’s County Public Schools next year. 665 more words

PGCPS

21 Day Fix | Minus Shakeology

As you all know by now, last week I started another round of the 21 day fix, this time without Shakeology. It’s truly amazing how much energy one shake a day can give you… the 21 day fix is a killer without it. 187 more words

Fitness

Nancy Bailey Writes a Letter to Checker Finn

Checker Finn wrote an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan (as did Marc Tucker and I, in large part to counter what Checker wrote). 394 more words

Charter Schools

Florida Teacher to School Board: Why My Daughter Will Not Take the State Tests

Andy Goldstein addressed the school board of Palm Beach County, where he teaches, at a recent meeting:

Why My Wife and I Are Opting Out Our Daughter From Third-Grade High-Stakes Testing… 750 more words

Education Reform