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New principal named for Neely’s Bend Middle Prep

Michelle Brock-Demps to lead Neely’s Bend through the transition to a charter school

Neely’s Bend Middle Prep will have a new principal as it begins the transition into a LEAD charter school under the state’s Achievement School District (ASD). 210 more words


Recontextualizing Special Needs

Looking back on your school days, you may remember only seeing your peers with learning disabilities in the hallways, not sitting alongside them in a classroom. 613 more words

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Belmont University expands life changing program, gives 34 full rides to Metro students

Belmont University announced today that the Bridges to Belmont full scholarship program would be expanded from 30 students entering in fall 2014 to 34 students for fall 2015. 680 more words


Can they dig it?

My guest post this month is from archaeologist and researcher, Dr Tess Machling. Tess has not only worked on many excavations, but has done some inspiring work with young children bringing the past to life through archaeology. 1,115 more words


Being PROUD: Passionate, Respectful, Organised, Understanding and Dedicated

I am working on the assumption here that connecting with others in a positive way is a premise that people would not disagree with. I consider myself to be a ‘people person’ and an ‘Investor in People’ in the truest and widest sense, so in this context my interactions and relationships with others both personally and professionally are really important to me. 597 more words


St Nick's Squirming Worms, Queen Bees & Vegetable Gardens World Gifts

Chris Wightman, CAFOD Exeter’s Deanery Coordinator, was happy to accept on behalf  of CAFOD over £250 worth of World Gifts from St Nicholas School, Exeter. Each class raised money as part of their Advent commitment and chose gifts from the World Gifts catalogue, ranging from Squirming Worms to Queen Bees and Vegetable Gardens, and presented them to the crib in their final Advent Liturgy Service. 86 more words