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Leadership Lessons for Any Occasion

Last updated: 08/09/2018

Leadership Lessons for Any Occasion Stories of Our Mothers Please see the terms of sale for important information about the use of PDFs. QTY Available Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Ord

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Builders and Buildings

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Start with a Book Children's books and activities Builders and Buildings Do you know any kids who are fascinated by architecture from other cultures, how buildings are designed and

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Internet Chess Club

Last updated: 08/08/2018

The Internet Chess Club is excited to announce its new monthly tournament with cash prizes. To be played on the first Sunday of each month, we'll host our first Sunday Showdown

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The School Year Is Almost Here

Last updated: 08/08/2018

My Own Genius Hour Joy Kirr is a middle school teacher, author, and speaker. Her 7th grade ELA (English Language Arts) classes are working to improve their lives through student-di

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Close friendships in high school predict improvements in mental health in young adulthood

Last updated: 08/08/2018

Adolescence is a time of social challenges and changing expectations. While relationships with peers may be important for youth at this time, do they also have implications over ti

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“I’m a good kid, so why do my parents suddenly not trust me?”

Last updated: 08/08/2018

The most effective tool in a parent’s arsenal just may be a clear memory of what it was like to be a kid. This is especially true if yours are 11-17. Most of what frustrat

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35 Free Back to School Printables

Last updated: 08/07/2018

These FREE back to school printables for parents & kids are perfect for making life easier as you get ready for that first day of school! Our kids here begin school next week (yik

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Diminishing the Disconnect: Student Perspective on Relevant Writing Feedback - NCTE

Last updated: 08/07/2018

This post is by member Shelby M. Boehm.  Since becoming an English teacher, I have been dedicated to improving the writing of my students without taking away their author’s rol

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Responding to Change: The Evolving Role of the Talent Development Professional

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Humans have been teaching each other to do things since the dawn of time. But it was the industrial revolution that solidified the need for training and the role of corporate train

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SAT Scores Still Matter For College Admission – College Prep Results

Last updated: 08/07/2018

Recently a friend called me.  She was worried.  She’d read a news story explaining how colleges were not using the SAT and she thought I might be struggling with my business. 

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