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Celebrating Creativity in Ohio

Big things are happening at The Wick Poetry Center at Kent State University in Ohio.  Because of their established outreach program, Teaching Poetry in the Schools,  Wick is a member of the WITS Alliance. 287 more words

Writing

Poster Presentation at ICKM Conference

The 13th International Conference on Knowledge Management will be in Fort Worth, Texas on October 25 & 26, 2017.

Here is the poster presentation on the first day of the conference. 50 more words

Conference

Innovate Your Genetics Teaching with ASHG’s Revamped BEGIn Program

Posted By: Michael Dougherty, PhD, ASHG Director of Education

You flash the clicker question on the screen and give your students about a minute to read it and vote.

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Education

September 21, 2017

Perspective

NYT – Before Wisconsin, Foxconn Vowed Big Spending in Brazil. Few Jobs Have Come. – David Barboza 9/20

  • “Before the Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn pledged to spend $10 billion and create 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin, the company made a similar promise in Brazil.”
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The Case for a Brumskine Presidency: Part 1 - Character & Integrity

Charles W. Brumskine (CWB) has devoted his life and career to making the Republic of Liberia a fairer, just and equitable society. Generous with his personal resources, magnanimous toward antagonists, accommodating with dissenting and contrarian views, scrupulous in his jurisprudence, ever the willing and available public servant – not forgetting his commitment to family and faith – CWB represents a model of the caliber of public leadership Mama Liberia so desperately craves. 632 more words

Peace & Reconcilation

The Unflipped Class

In a recent article published by InsideHigherEd, a story about the reversal of Harvard University’s largest course, CS50 (Computer Science), going from flipped to now unflipped calls into question the effectiveness of the trending class model. 213 more words

Education

Back to School

Welcome to my new site!

I wish all my students and families a smooth and exciting back-to-school start this semester. This summer has been busy with preparations for an efficient and smooth transition into the Fall school year. 40 more words

Education