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Will We Ever Stop Cyberbullying?

While my altruism says yes - day after day it dwindles.  *sniff* I will, however, visit and pass along to you the Stop Cyberbullying and WiredSafety websites if you or your school needs more information on this growing epidemic.  I know this post is redundant, but I’m particularly troubled by the ease at which our young people are using the web and [...]

Why Homeschooling Works

*sniff*  As a little girl I so admired my dad’s knack and passion for being a linotype printer; which is probably the reason I entered the field of technology. No, I’m not a geek by any means – but I do want to stay ahead when it comes to effective uses of technology in the [...]

Why Homeschooling Works

*sniff*  As a little girl I so admired my dad’s knack and passion for being a linotype printer; which is probably the reason I entered the field of technology. No, I’m not a geek by any means – but I do want to stay ahead when it comes to effective uses of technology in the [...]

GO ON! MAKE SOME NOISE! EARTH DAY 2008 IS COMING!

THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!  WE ARE JUST SIX DAYS AWAY FROM EARTHDAY 2008 AND MILLIONS ARE GOING GLOBAL TO CELEBRATE! ORGANIZERS ARE URGING US EARTHLINGS TO BE BOLD AND MAKE SOME NOISE! LET’S ALL DO OUR PART TO PRESERVE THIS BIG, BLUE, BEAUTIFUL PLACE WE ALL CALL, HOME. (I KNOW THE CAPS ARE HARD TO READ BUT [...]

GO ON! MAKE SOME NOISE! EARTH DAY 2008 IS COMING!

THE COUNTDOWN IS ON!  WE ARE JUST SIX DAYS AWAY FROM EARTHDAY 2008 AND MILLIONS ARE GOING GLOBAL TO CELEBRATE! ORGANIZERS ARE URGING US EARTHLINGS TO BE BOLD AND MAKE SOME NOISE! LET’S ALL DO OUR PART TO PRESERVE THIS BIG, BLUE, BEAUTIFUL PLACE WE ALL CALL, HOME. (I KNOW THE CAPS ARE HARD TO READ BUT [...]

Shocking Homeschooling News: Throw The BOOK At The California Judges

I’m certainly not the homeschooling expert, but I do know that my nieces and nephews – who were homeschooled - were/are exceptionally bright and articulate. They are also extremely interested in reading everything they can get their hands on. It is no exaggeration, they know so much about the world – having never traveled outside the United States. [...]

Shocking Homeschooling News: Throw The BOOK At The California Judges

I’m certainly not the homeschooling expert, but I do know that my nieces and nephews – who were homeschooled - were/are exceptionally bright and articulate. They are also extremely interested in reading everything they can get their hands on. It is no exaggeration, they know so much about the world – having never traveled outside the United States. [...]

Do Plants Cry? Let’s Preserve Natural Beauty

Is this image an optical illusion in nature?  I ask because the theme for my son’s science fair project MUST focus – some how - on the environment. So – my thought was to have him find optical illusion images in nature that are at risk of being destroyed by us humans. It is a reach, I know. But it [...]

Do Plants Cry? Let’s Preserve Natural Beauty

Is this image an optical illusion in nature?  I ask because the theme for my son’s science fair project MUST focus – some how - on the environment. So – my thought was to have him find optical illusion images in nature that are at risk of being destroyed by us humans. It is a reach, I know. But it [...]

Up, Up, And Away… It’s FRIDAY!

The weekend is FINALLY here, so let’s have a little fun and fly a helicopter…if you dare. (Thanks, R.D.!)