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Giving Bad News

Before I post my newest blog, I just wanted to thank you all for your support and encouragement. I have some great news to share – I have recently had an essay accepted by  985 more words

Massachusetts: Commissioner Seeks Power to Remove Teachers Unilaterally

By dianeravitch  April 23, 2017 // on her Blog

Mitchell Chester wants to unilaterally decide whether or not a teacher can keep her license or job based on unspecified criteria – just his whim?   149 more words

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Trump's Education Budget Will Undermine Teaching and Schools

By Leonie Haimson / Network for Public Education – In Altnet

Class size reduction is not only extremely popular among parents and teachers – it is one of the very few reforms…

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A Woman Was Raped by Her Youngest-Brother-in-Law, Her Mother-in-Law Silenced Her, She'd Lived as a Sex Slave for a Total of FIVE Years

From the news stations here, translated…

A man, Yeh, in the city of Hsinbei, started an affair with his oldest brother’s wife. It’d lasted five year, he’d made threats to her, to get her to a motel to have sex. 636 more words

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Dr Seuss Warms Up

Tail fish, head fish.

Blue fish, red fish.

Althought it’s not my wish

Son, I flushed your dead fish.


R.I.P., Michele Scarponi

The hits just keep on coming. This time it’s Astana’s Michele Scarponi, struck and killed by a van while training near his home in Italy. 130 more words

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The Long Walk

I took the long walk today. The long walk from the operating room to the frozen section pathology suite to the physician’s locker room (to grab my white coat) to a consultation room in the surgical waiting area.  2,495 more words