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Primitive Survival Instincts Bred in the Toxic Classroom Environment

It all changed after a series of bad days. Especially after one particularly tough day where I ended up reaching a turning point. It started, innocently enough, in a kindergarten classroom. 1,292 more words


Transparency in the Education Budget

While the first budget to come out of this administration is likely to face much scrutiny in Congress, it is important to understand the priorities  of this administration  when it comes to public education: 194 more words


Stroll on by Simpson Park Gardens

Learn about our wonderful Simpson Park Gardens!
Join us at the Monthly stroll- we look forward to seeing your there. 12 more words

MG In The Garden

Visit to Richland College: The "Peace Pole" College

By: David J. Smith, March 22, 2017

Richland College in Dallas, TX sponsors the Institute for Peace to promote peace studies awareness.  I first visited Richland in 2006 when I was at the… 172 more words

Higher Education

Collin College's "Welcome to America" Club and Approaches to International Education

By: David J. Smith, March 22, 2017

Today I had the pleasure of visiting Collin College in McKinney, TX.  I met with students, faculty, and administrators to support their efforts at advancing international education. 345 more words

Higher Education

Who is subsidizing whom?

The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human rights, Article 26, Subsection 1 says: “Everyone has the right to education. Education shall be free, at least in the elementary and fundamental stages.” 409 more words