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On the Start of a New Semester

Tomorrow is the first day of classes at my university. Last Friday, the campus was almost eerily quiet, but by the time I arrive at my office in the morning, thousands of students will have returned to their dorms and filled the parking lots. 371 more words


Warnings on the Journey to Jerusalem

Now it came to pass, that when we had departed from them and set sail, running a straight course we came to Cos, the following day to Rhodes, and from there to Patara.

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Personal Power - Teacher's Corner

Teacher’s Corner

Writing Prompts and Discussion Topics on the Subject of Personal Power

A.  Think about a person you know well. This person can be your age, older, or younger. 457 more words
Developmental Stages

#REVIEW: Ada Twist, Scientist

Something a little different tonight, if you don’t mind (and it’s my blog, so I’m doing it anyway whether you mind or not): I need to make sure you’re aware of a certain children’s book I just read to my son.   264 more words


A writer-editor-teacher's quote of the week #154

If corrective facts only make matters worse, what can we do to convince people of the error of their beliefs? From my experience, 1. keep emotions out of the exchange, 2.

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The Collaborative Software Architecture Course

After four exciting years of Teaching Software Architecture Using GitHub, we decided to write a paper reflecting on the course and our experiences, and submit it to… 618 more words


Brotherly Parting Sorrow

And when he had said these things, he knelt down and prayed with them all. 37 Then they all wept freely, and fell on Paul’s neck and kissed him, 38 sorrowing most of all for the words which he spoke, that they would see his face no more.

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The Bible