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If You Can Read This, Thank a Teacher: It’s Teacher Appreciation Week!

If You Can Read This, Thank a Teacher:  It’s Teacher Appreciation Week!
Teacher Appreciation Week will be celebrated in schools nationwide this week. Many PTAs, PTOs, and other parent groups will be busy making sure school staff gets recognized– often with a special breakfast or lunch, cards, or other tokens of appreciation.  Parents and students may participate too with a small gift or note of thanks.  I... Read more »

What Inspires You?

When was the last time you were truly inspired?  When did someone or something motivate you to action, spark your emotions, or awaken you, causing you to think in a different way? Can’t remember? Not surprising. In the busy routine of our work-a-day lives, inspiration seems elusive and all too rare. In the wood paneled... Read more »
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