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“Anxiety has become the most significant obstacle to learning among my adolescent students. In a teaching career spanning more than 30 years, I have watched as it has usurped attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, which itself displaced “dyslexia,” as the diagnosis I encounter most often among struggling students.
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Snoozing jellyfish have confirmed that a brain is not necessary for sleep. Scientists made the discovery after observing a primitive jellyfish called Cassiopea that lives upside down on the sea floor and lacks any kind of central nervous system. 139 more words
NOAA Teacher at Sea
Aboard NOAA Ship Oscar Dyson
September 4 – 17, 2017
Mission: Juvenile Pollock Survey
Geographic Area of Cruise: 479 more words
How apt. In Death Valley, a region extraordinarily hostile to animal life today lie fossils of the oldest mass death so far discovered.
On a rocky surface covering about one square metre, and in loose rocks nearby that were once part of the surface, 165 more words
During the second half of our week in the Perhentian islands we met up with Paige’s friend Steff and her friend Fran, who it turned out knew alot of my weird mates from school! 1,114 more words