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Which Countries Win the International Mathematical Olympiads

I was asked on twitter how students of Indian origin do in the maths equivalent of the US spelling bee contests. (I had written a… 610 more words

Education

Incredible kid!

Meet this year’s youngest Spelling Bee competitor

Funny

BETWEEN SCYLLA & CHARYBDIS: why I can't spell ... and yes! You can be a writer even if you're dyslexic

Some days I get caught between my inability to spell a word and the artistic desire to use just the right one. There’s a temptation to take the lazy way out, to substitute the easy word for the perfect one. 412 more words

Writers/Poets

Force Fully

You ever watch those spelling bee competitions and the child says “What is the language of origin”? It gives them a clue as to the spelling of the word. 264 more words

Writing

Chuck Nohara Blocks This Far

Well, I’ve finished three of the four June blocks.

(a truly hideous nighttime photo)

The last block won’t be finished until July, because I lost my mind and chose something that is insanely complicated.   524 more words

Quilts

Danvers student comes up short in national spelling bee finals

By: Mina Corpuz and Alexandra Koktsidis

Published in The Boston Globe May 26

A Danvers middle school student advanced into the finals of the 2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday night before ultimately getting stumped. 573 more words

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