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Scar Tissue

One of the sentiments I see very often when people write about establishing relationships with students is that teachers need to show that they make mistakes and are vulnerable, and a lot of times that comes through sharing personal stories.   958 more words

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Mobius Loopage

I’ve had the pleasure of running into Mobius loops in a few different countries, Latvia and Greece among them. This photo is of a 300 year old jar from the Island of Naxos: 149 more words

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Don't Break the Ice

I hate the first day of school.

That’s not a sentence you expect to hear from a teacher. In fact, if I said this sentence out loud in the confines of edutwitter, I’d probably get a ton of responses that wondered why I am a teacher, some platitudes that people would retweet, a few quotes in pictures, or be edusplained to by someone who hasn’t seen the inside of a classroom for more than five minutes since the 1990s (yet is a “Thought Leader” in education). 1,095 more words

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GRCC In the News, 8-17-16

GRCC students get a break on bus fare

Aug. 16, 2016; MLive

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Grand Rapids Community College and the Rapid have partnered to offer a semester-long bus pass to students, faculty and staff at a 30-percent discount, according to Lisa Freiburger, vice president for finance and administration. 331 more words

Bb Student Mobile App

Wondering how you can access Blackboard on the go?  Look no further than the “Bb Student” mobile app (free on iOS, Android, and Windows phones).  This is a new version of the “Mobile Learn” app that you may already be using to access your Blackboard courses. 226 more words

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Incoming Student Highlight: Kasey Stricklin

Hi New GW Friends!

I will be starting at the Elliott School in the fall as a student in the Master’s in International Policy and Practice program, and plan to focus on Russia and international security. 213 more words

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What do you do when you feel an inch of self-inflicted pressure?

Written by Deanna Morse, PRINZ Student Ambassador

The PRINZ Student Ambassador Programme allows students studying relevant qualifications to become involved and engaged in the communication and public relations industry. 492 more words