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A True Challenge

Update#2 Miss Susan's Reading Challenge at the Whitestone Library was a HUGE success! ***Update#1…School Library Journal Magazine found Susan Scatena the Jello Queen!***  They also have a STUNNING picture of her purple hair right here. Initial post… Here's a challenge for you. On my drive in to work this morning I hear on 1010 Wins a [...]

A True Challenge

Update#2 Miss Susan's Reading Challenge at the Whitestone Library was a HUGE success! ***Update#1…School Library Journal Magazine found Susan Scatena the Jello Queen!***  They also have a STUNNING picture of her purple hair right here. Initial post… Here's a challenge for you. On my drive in to work this morning I hear on 1010 Wins a [...]

Leaving Microsoft To Change The World

Leaving Microsoft To Change The World

Are you a homework hound?

As school kicks off today, so will….yep, you guessed it…HOMEWORK.  That word is an unwelcomed horror story in most households (depending on who you ask of course). But here's an article that was distributed at a recent in-service meeting I attended.  It speaks to the fact that too much homework may not be a good thing for students [...]

Go Louisville! Go Louisville!

***This link was updated thanks to a reader's comment*** See why, here… -Amy Bowllan

Are you a homework hound?

As school kicks off today, so will….yep, you guessed it…HOMEWORK.  That word is an unwelcomed horror story in most households (depending on who you ask of course). But here's an article that was distributed at a recent in-service meeting I attended.  It speaks to the fact that too much homework may not be a good thing for students [...]

Go Louisville! Go Louisville!

***This link was updated thanks to a reader's comment*** See why, here… -Amy Bowllan

Learn How A Heart Can "Grow Up" – Wings by William Loizeaux

(Photo by Beth Loizeaux) A.B. I have to say, right away that Wings moved me beyond words. Why does this story have such an immediate emotional impact on people?W.L. "I think–or at least I hope–that Wings speaks to a time in our lives that is especially meaningful, that time when we are still children, open and [...]

Learn How A Heart Can "Grow Up" – Wings by William Loizeaux

(Photo by Beth Loizeaux) A.B. I have to say, right away that Wings moved me beyond words. Why does this story have such an immediate emotional impact on people?W.L. "I think–or at least I hope–that Wings speaks to a time in our lives that is especially meaningful, that time when we are still children, open and [...]