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A different type of coaching

Our post this week is reprinted with permission from the Faribault Daily News.

Coaching her up: Former Faribault volleyball coach now training service animal

Posted: Friday, August 21, 2015 2:37 pm |  887 more words

Dogs In Training

Early American History could be a thing of the past

“Just Monday, the South Dakota Board of Education approved new guidelines that do not require high schools to teach early U.S. history beginning next year.” 23 more words

History

Rahm Emanuel Shut Down by Teacher Activist

This was passed along to me, so I figured I would share here.  Rahm Emanuel, the former Obama chief of staff, and current   Mayor of Chicago, has done everything in his power to destroy public education in Chicago.   85 more words

General

Through the Fire

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.”  Isaiah 43:2 (NIV) 1,040 more words

Parenting

Please Sign The Best Petition Ever!

A group called reClaiming the Conversation on Education released a petition today that is completely awesome! It covers everything I write about on here, and have since day one. 8 more words

Corporate Education Reform

What's old is new again: thoughts on the new curriculum

I wonder when the architects of the new curriculum from the Ministry of Education last spent any time in a classroom. I’m genuinely curious to know this since it’s not clear to me that they have any idea of what goes on in classrooms in this province or what a teacher actually does every day. 1,016 more words

Education For The 21st Century