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6 Keys to Coping with Anxiety at School

Growing up with anxiety I had an incredible support system in place at home. My parents may not have understood what was going on with me, but they never questioned the validity of my emotions. 1,651 more words

Review: Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel Jose Older

Dactyl Hill Squad by Daniel Jose Older (9781338268812)

Magdalys Roca lives at the Colored Orphan Asylum in New York during the year 1863. It is a different world than the one we know, with dinosaurs still roaming the earth. 304 more words

Book Reviews

Ontario students walk out of class to protest province's repeal of sex-ed curriculum

TORONTO – Students across Ontario walked out of class on Friday to show the provincial government they disagree with its decision to repeal a modernized version of the… 696 more words


The inability to meet all requests

While standing in the office at Columbia yesterday, waiting for my agreed-upon time to go read to the second graders, I talked with a fifth grade boy who was also waiting, waiting to cool down and regain his composure before returning to class. 96 more words

The World And My Place In It

Kids In San Francisco Bilingual Program Struggle Without Bilingual Teacher

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – The extended absence of a teacher for a San Francisco elementary school’s Spanish-English immersion program has left young students struggling to learn with substitute teachers who are not bilingual. 281 more words


1 in custody after threat made against Delisle, Sask. school: RCMP

One person is in custody after Delisle Elementary School was placed in “hold and secure” mode on Wednesday.

Police were called to a threat that had been made against the school at roughly 12:30 p.m. 75 more words


げんき [genki]: (noun/adjective) lively; energetic; spirited

There’s been a lot of classes since my last post. On an average day, I get 3 or 4 classes to assist. When I am at the same school as the other AETs, I usually pick up an extra class to do with them. 1,127 more words