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Always felt alone

For some reason I’ve always felt like this. It’s a difficult thing to explain because when you talk to me it sounds like I don’t know what I’m talking about and that I’m probably fine and just imagining things. 483 more words


Random notes. edTPA on Broadway.

From Jim Broadway’s authoritative Springfield newsletter:

Retired Chicago teacher Fred Klonsky featured an essay on his popular blog in August reporting that, under ISBE’s rule, “Pearson has become the gate-keeper for student teachers in Illinois.” Klonsky’s editorial position quickly become a call to “Stop the Pearson takeover of Illinois student teacher certification.”

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Random notes. Strike at O'Hare.

Fast food workers deserve $15 an hour and more. But the Fight For $15 is about more than those who toil at McDonald’s. A story in the… 62 more words

Foreign Hand in Hyper-Masculine Sarbat Khalsa

Recently Punjab and its looneys bounced back in national media. Farmer suicides, later failure of cotton crop gathered news coverage. Connection were made with global discussion on climate change. 1,068 more words

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Wahabism - a New Elephant in the Room

I’m just amazed by humanity and its failure to understand the basic complexities. We have a new enemy called – Wahabism, a mere philosophy- product of its time, in the room. 337 more words

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The Tavern..

Drawing sparingly from the earth, for bare sustenance
Treading lightly, like the first rays of the morning sun
You dear sparrow are what humans could be… 130 more words

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