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A Call to Self Reflect: Transforming These Kids to Our Kids

Language is a powerful force in our lives.  The things that we choose to say and not say are rooted in our quiet private thoughts and deeply held beliefs.   1,407 more words

Adam Berzowski: How to choose a digital piano - Kraft Music

Whether you are looking for a digital piano or not, the way Adam Berzowski explains how to choose a digital piano, is just a-ma-zing. Doesn’t he remind you the best teachers you have ever had?

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Thirteen

A colleague of mine once told me that all “Great Writers” suffer some kind of trauma or catastrophe at around age thirteen. That statement upset me for weeks. 1,741 more words

Relationships and Inspiration

“Education is always about relationships. Great teachers are not just instructors and test administrators: They are mentors, coaches, motivators, and lifelong sources of inspiration to their students.” (Ken Robinson) I love this quote and try to live it everyday.  271 more words

Fight, Resistance and Basics

I was in tenth grade, relaxing with friends in my high school quad, when two rival gang members hurtled toward us. Of course I had seen school yard brawls, but this was different. 576 more words