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"It’s Cool To Not Be Cool"

If someone asked me, (and no one did) "What is one dream you have Amy?" Honestly, I'd have to say that one of my dreams is to see a local (or network) news organization, step out on chance and lead their 5:00 PM news broadcast (or their 11:00 PM) with a segment entitled "Students Making A Difference." Really, we're constantly deluged [...]

"It’s Cool To Not Be Cool"

If someone asked me, (and no one did) "What is one dream you have Amy?" Honestly, I'd have to say that one of my dreams is to see a local (or network) news organization, step out on chance and lead their 5:00 PM news broadcast (or their 11:00 PM) with a segment entitled "Students Making A Difference." Really, we're constantly deluged [...]

Culled From Around The Globe

***Update - Masha Writes In…***Amy, thank you SO MUCH for carrying word of this. I wrote the novel first, and it was in the final editing stages when I went to northeastern Kenya to walk through the bush with the real camel library. This is the world's only camel-borne library and it is making an enormous [...]

Culled From Around The Globe

***Update - Masha Writes In…***Amy, thank you SO MUCH for carrying word of this. I wrote the novel first, and it was in the final editing stages when I went to northeastern Kenya to walk through the bush with the real camel library. This is the world's only camel-borne library and it is making an enormous [...]

This Just In (to me) on Josh Wolf

I'm probably late on this one, but video journalist and blogger Josh Wolf  has been released from a federal prison today after serving 226 days. And for a quick, comprehensive and easy to understand synopsis of the Josh Wolf case, visit the Technology Blog. It's important for students to be aware of stories that involve citizen journalists and the rights of bloggers. Especially since more [...]

This Just In (to me) on Josh Wolf

I'm probably late on this one, but video journalist and blogger Josh Wolf  has been released from a federal prison today after serving 226 days. And for a quick, comprehensive and easy to understand synopsis of the Josh Wolf case, visit the Technology Blog. It's important for students to be aware of stories that involve citizen journalists and the rights of bloggers. Especially since more [...]

Brandon Gerge

http://newpittsburghcourieronline.com/articlelive/articles/37180/1/Black-male-teacher-more-than-an-anomaly/Page1.html http://www.menteach.org/mens_stories

Are You A NOVA Teacher?

Happy April Readers! A quick aside…my April Fool's Day started yesterday with my seven year old daughter waking me up, at the crack of dawn, to tell me "Mom, we're late! It's time for school."  Now, while I always tell my students, "you have to wake up pretty early to pull one over on me." My darling daughter did [...]