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California looks like high-capacity gun magazine, maps of state banned in public schools

By Paul Alan Piatt

Early this morning, the California Department of Education announced an emergency measure banning the use of or display of maps of California in public schools statewide. 476 more words


Do schools kill creativity?

Watch this wonderful talk by Ken Robinson!

The transcripts shown below

0:11Good morning. How are you?


0:16It’s been great, hasn’t it? I’ve been blown away by the whole thing. 3,310 more words

School cutbacks put 'education system at risk' | BBC News

The £3bn savings expected of England’s schools threaten the stability of the whole education system, says the National Association of Head Teachers.

General secretary Russell Hobby says ministers should no longer be allowed to claim school funding is protected.

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Unintended Consequences

It’s with a full cup of coffee and a defeated sigh that I sit down to write this one.  It’s been brewing for a while (the blog post, not the coffee), but the stress that bubbles up to the surface when I think about what I’m about to write has been enough to have me procrastinate (or pro-CRAFT-inate, anyone need a pair of leather moccasins?) until now.   829 more words

NCAA Pay Players Policy & School's $$$

As the players lace up for yet another NCAA Final Four championship game, they must know that their hard work and talent generates billions (with a “B”) of dollars for their respective schools, TV networks, coaches, sponsors, local economies and just about everyone except for themselves.

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Relay for Life at Coral Springs High School

By David Volz

Members of the Coral Springs community got together at Coral Springs High School to participate in Relay for Life. School clubs, service organizations, and families who lost loved ones to cancer or have people who are struggling with cancer participated. 209 more words

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WATCH: Highlights of Eagles' sixth-round pick Washington DT Elijah Qualls

The Philadelphia Eagles started the 2017 NFL Draft by selecting a defensive lineman and ended the same way. The Eagles picked Tennessee DE Derek Barnett at pick No. 118 more words

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