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Mulling Over Garbage….

I’ve been thinking about garbage a lot lately.  It all started with a ripped pillowcase.  This pillowcase was old-ish.  Like maybe 15 years old.  Washed so much that it was the most comfortable one ever.  When it started to rip … Continue reading

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When did education become torture?

For the first time in my teaching career, I saw high school students cry during the NYSESLAT exam.  Unprecedented. If you are a student in New York State in 2015, you are subjected to a ridiculous number of assessments.  I’m … Continue reading

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