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April 4 Ballot Chock Full 'O Taxes

April 15 is usually thought of as tax day, since that’s the deadline for filing your federal income taxes. But tax day in Jefferson County might come 11 days early this year. 926 more words

Elections

McClure High School -- Alexander County, Illinois

McClure (population approximately 200) is located in Alexander County near Cape Girardeau, Missouri. McClure sits about a mile southeast of the Mississippi River on Illinois Route 3. 167 more words

Abandoned

You can’t always get what you want… What happens when your kid doesn't get into the secondary school you wanted? 

You can’t always get what you want. Or so said the Rolling Stones.When we received the outcome of Jonah’s secondary school application yesterday, we had gathered, no, not Mossborne, our first choice – the strict but pretty, newly modernised school in the heartland of our local trendy London ‘village’. 1,020 more words

The Mothercoaster

Bus tours hailed a success as hundreds of trainee teachers visit Bradford schools

Bus tours have taken hundreds of teacher training students around schools in Bradford this year as part of a successful project to attract the best people to work in the district’s classrooms. 806 more words

Education And Learning

Why teachers are Salmon swimming upstream

Recently, Kelli and I were talking about why teaching can be so exhausting. She used the analogy of Salmon swimming upstream to illustrate how we are so often doing what we do in the face of so many other contradictory and conflicting forces. 805 more words

Learning

Early Years - The "Frontline" of Education

Whenever something bad has happened in the early years section of any of the schools I have worked in, I have always thought about this clip. 287 more words

Learning

Critchlow was Reckless, But Prosecutors Feckless

Once again, an area prosecutor has declined to bring charges against disgraced former Fox C-6 superintendent Dianne Critchlow for her use of taxpayer funds as her personal piggy bank. 907 more words

Fox C-6