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Middle School Mom

Much of my life revolves around middle school. I’ve been a middle school teacher for years. I also currently have a middle school child. I’m so thankful that last year’s experience of having two children in the same middle school where I teach will never happen again. 339 more words

Parenting

To Guadeloupe

Have to admit, we had a mixed week in Antigua. And now I’m in list mode, I’m stuck in list mode. Typical. So, again with no further ado, here goes. 527 more words

Writing

Pics Of The Day #971

Candlelight Concert 2019: Staples High School’s 79th annual gift of the town. 52 more words

Staples HS

Dear Donna

Dear Donna,

What a year, huh? I don’t think any of us expected it to go quite like this, or maybe deep down we did, we just tried really hard not to think about it for a long time. 453 more words

Mental Illness

We Love to Criticize Teenage Girls and That’s a Problem

Recently, singer Billie Eilish was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! and the teenager was quizzed on a number of cultural points that are perhaps more relevant to an older crowd than Generation Z. 598 more words

EurekAlert: Can artificial intelligence help prevent suicides?

EurekAlert: Can artificial intelligence help prevent suicides?. “According to the CDC, the suicide rate for individuals 10-24 years old has increased 56% between 2007 and 2017. 69 more words

Research & Opinion

Snarling Teenage Boys

I am on the last of 4 teenage boys.  I learned early on that boys require a special sort of patience, because they bring with them a level of hostility unrivaled by the angriest of all creatures. 489 more words

Recovery