Category Archives: School


How is it that some people think they can make other people be and do what they want by just giving orders? Like the teachers I hear saying Sit up straight! Be quiet! Pay attention! They have to keep saying … Continue reading

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THE BROKEN PROMISES OF SCHOOL Most parents send their kids to school. They do this because they believe it is a necessary and valuable part of every child’s growing up. It is what they call “education”. You’ll never get anywhere … Continue reading

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VIRTUAL REALITY, A TEACHER’S DREAM The fact that I can virtually take them some place we’d never be able to visit is just a teacher’s dream,” she explains. But that dream is just not affordable for many schools. –Rebekah Henick, school … Continue reading

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