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School Districts vs. Empty Political Promises

I’m assuming many are as exhausted by the political season as I am. One thing I am struck by is how easily we are ensnared in political promises, rather than paying attention to the practical advances which may be happening

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Talking to Students About Bullying

There is no assembly topic more appealing to a majority of schools than bullying prevention. The reasons why are, sadly, obvious. Equally sad, however, is that schools so often approach this topic in a blunt, moralistic manner that alienates young

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Disney Welcomes All Kinds of Kids

If you are at all like me, you occasionally have unexpected experiences which change your understanding of something important. Last night I was in the Orlando airport, on my way back home from a business trip. I was tired, and

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