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'I see my time away ... as the education of me. It was time well spent'
DANVILLE — Before a late afternoon workout at the Danville Family YMCA on Wednesday, Arian "Keon" Clark stepped into the large gym to shoot baskets. When he noticed several boys at the other end of th... read more
People Told My Daughter With a Disability She Wouldn't Be Able to Do Everything She Does Today
I wish I had a dollar for every time someone told me that ... But this kind of well-meaning advice, even from people I love very much, makes me feel isolated and misunderstood. Talking to my friends a... read more
How 6 Weeks in Palestine Made Me a Better Educator
(In fact, there is no formal special education credential for teachers ... I just called them friends. I came away from my time in Palestine inspired, motivated, and fundamentally changed. read more
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Mark Schlissel gave me writer’s block
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Gambler X: Why I don't like sports betting legalization
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I feel truly at home in a kitchen, you see ... my life, a self-taught cooking education, food luminaries I had spent time with, memories I wasn’t ready to dismiss. I made myself a deal. Cookbooks I ha... read more
How Picky Should I Be about My Kid and Media?
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Texas Education Agency considers cutting high school cosmetology programs
“A lot of my family didn’t even finish high school, and I don’t think any of us ever went to college. This worked out, and it’s got me doing something I enjoy ... get more hours here and then graduate ... read more
Trump to China: ‘I Own You.’ Guess Again.
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