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Some things that made me smile

Yesterday Himself and I finished out Photoshop course.  I still don’t really know how I feel about it (is it a tool to cheat?), but I have learned how to remove a second head from mine: 124 more words

Youth Protection Training v2 and Deadlines!

To reemphasize –

The BSA published training deadline for YPT2 training is Oct. 1, however our Crossroads of America Council goal is to have 100% of registered adults complete this training by… 86 more words

Adult Education

Missouri Adult Education Tops the Nation in Student Advancement

Missouri is the top state in the nation in academic gains among adult education students. For the period July 2016 to June 2017, 65 percent of the state’s adult education students advanced an educational level in the program. 313 more words


At the Newberry in June, 2018: St. Petersburg through Pushkin’s The Bronze Horseman and The Queen of Spades

This June at the Newberry we will focus on the interrelation between St. Petersburg and two great works by Alexander Pushkin: the long poem “The Bronze Horseman” and the short novel “The Queen of Spades.” Alexander Pushkin (1799 – 1837) is the most famous Russian poet, and his fiction has had a tremendous impact on the subsequent development of the Russian novel. 88 more words

Russian Literature

Arizona Adult Literacy Week: Day at the Capitol 2018

I was lucky to travel with a couple of awesome students for a visit to the Capitol during Arizona Adult Literacy Week.   Thank you to staff who helped arrange the visits and thank you to Isabelle and Haziel for telling your adult education story. 378 more words

There Was A Young Lady Called Claire

There was a young lady called Claire Who’s feet where always bare. She went for an interview Without any shoe. I know as I was there! 36 more words


Thank you to my student heroes

One of my student heroes stopped by my office yesterday to say good-bye as he finishes his last week at St. Lawerence College and leaves for his final placement, culminating three remarkable years at our institution. 321 more words