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Passion is Power. 

The power in words does not always come from the eloquence with which they are delivered; it comes from the passion that lurks behind them. The intangible rush of fire and fury and desperate love, the fruition of pain and suffering turned lesson. 33 more words


A Vitamin for Confidence?

Yes! You read that right. Take a vitamin and you’ll have more confidence. At least that’s what my son believes today. I started him on a new vitamin this morning; one that’s supposed to help him with his focus. 330 more words


Selma, Ala. close to home for one civil rights activist

A participant in the Selma marches of 1965 has belief in the current generation to spark change after speaking of her involvement in the voting rights movement in her speech at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. 566 more words

JoAnne Bland

Informational Speech

I’m going to provide you with a greater understanding of one of the newest advancements in medicine: stem cells. Now by the sound of that you might be thinking, “Oh, well that sounds too complicated” or “that sounds boring,” but the truth is, it’s important to know about how our body works, because we can use our knowledge to improve our health and our overall lives. 1,094 more words

Final Projects

THE BIG -1-8

True, everyone waits for this age.
They wait for the freedom, the feeling of having legal privileges and overall the responsibility of being called an adult. 446 more words


What Tavi Taught Me

A few nights ago I went to an event at which Tavi Gevinson spoke.  Although I have not followed her work for very long, I was blown away by the fact that an 18-year-old could have already worn so many hats throughout life–success as a fashion blogger, actress and magazine editor can take people a lifetime to accomplish, but she’s already there.  684 more words

An Attitude of Gratitude.

This time of the school year, we are up to our necks in IEP meetings, progress reports, data collections and lesson plans.  We SLPs are powered by strong coffee in the morning and sugary treats stashed in desk drawers during the afternoon energy slump.   327 more words