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Quote Note #5

My main mission in life is to create value for myself by helping others.

I find satisfaction in helping people. I think it helps me feel good about myself when I know I’ve made another person’s day better. 56 more words

Life

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Baseball, and Jackie Robinson

             

Today is the national celebration for the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., what would have been his 88th.  Much will be written giving tributes to his life and the impact his legacy continues to have not only on this country, but also the world.  506 more words

African American History

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - January 16, 2017



It is Dr. King Day. And on this day, I am saluting Hamtramck Stadium, one of the last remaining former Negro League parks and a monument for what is good and what is wrong with our country. 32 more words

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - January 16, 2017

It is Dr. King Day. And on this day, I am saluting Hamtramck Stadium, one of the last remaining former Negro League parks and a monument for what is good and what is wrong with our country. 32 more words

The Rest: Everything Baseball

How Educators Can Use MLK Day as a Spring Board into Student Engagement

As a middle grades teacher of predominantly black and brown special education students, one of the core subjects I taught was Social Studies. In my first year, I was given no textbooks with which to teach or issue to my students. 850 more words

Education Management

Happy Birthday, Dad

Today my father would have turned 90.  He died just 14th months ago at the age of 88.  He was born in 1927 in Brooklyn, New York.   434 more words

return the favor

You made me what I am today, courage at its best.
You wanted me to know no fear, a cut above the rest.
Not only did I master that, I’ve thrown in loyalty, too. 138 more words