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His Private Thoughts: I Am Abraham

Review: I Am Abraham, by Jerome Charyn
Liveright/Norton, 2014. 456 pp. $27.

What an extraordinary, ambitious idea, to narrate a novel in Abraham Lincoln’s first-person voice. 652 more words

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Day 89- Done shootimg "LadyLike"!

After a “lot” of hours, we’re finally done with shooting the web series for season! 🙌 Now I’m going to be spending the next two weeks in the lab after classes editing everything:-P Just got finished creating the teaser about a couple hours ago, you guys should definitely check it out👌😄🎥📹🎬

Standard 10 - Survey of Instructional Methods, Citizenship

“How is citizenship promoted in your classroom situation?”

The classroom I teach in is an early childhood classroom, consisting of 3-4 year olds. The children are all English language learners and the school is a Christian school. 490 more words


Standard 1 - Moral Issues in Education, McClellan - Moral Education in America

The McClellan text takes us all the way back to the beginning of the colonial period when there was not a public education in place, the colonialists, in order to promote fidelity to the new state decided to create public education that would in turn teach moral values that promoted loyalty to the new state and helped children to be good citizens under the new laws, that were not well reinforced otherwise. 389 more words


Promise of Blood

If you’re looking for something a little different with your next fantasy novel, allow me to kindly shove you very very hard in the direction of Brian McClellan while uttering nonsensical worlds about voodoo and gunpowder.   966 more words


May God Save the People of this Commonwealth!

Hear ye! Hear ye! The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia is now in session. May God save the people of this Commonwealth!

That is my somewhat tongue-in-cheek sentiment, but it also reflects my real fear at how much damage an ideologically driven legislature can do. 407 more words

Peace & Justice