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Undercover Education Videos Reveal 'It's never about the kids!'

Within the last week, I shared some disturbing undercover videos, concerning educational vendors, publishers and executives. Education has become a billion dollar industry, but what has that industry done to help our kids? 156 more words

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Education Sales Executive ADMITS to hating kids and says IT'S ALL ABOUT THE MONEY!

The video shared at the bottom of this post is not surprising to me, but it is still alarming that a person has no qualms about hating kids and being in an educational business FOR THE MONEY! 260 more words

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Review: Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers

Mortal Heart by Robin LaFevers
Genre: Historical, Romance
Published by: HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 440
Format: e-book
Rating:
Series: Grave Mercy (#1) | … 937 more words

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Houghton Launching New Version of its Curious World Website

From the Sunday Boston Globe article:

This fall, Houghton launches a new version of its Curious World website and app, in which parents of young kids can pay $10 a month for access to educational games, videos, and e-books. 57 more words

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Book review: Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans, by Don Brown

Brown, Don. Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans. Houghton. 2015. $18.99. 96p. 978-0-544-15777-4. Ages 8-12. P8Q10

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina killed almost 1,500 people in New Orleans through ignorance and stupidity and almost 80 percent of the city flooded. 312 more words

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