Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Civilization of Nations Begins at Home

Written by Sally Clarkson http://www.itakejoy.com   Anchise Picchi “Does not wisdom call, And understanding lift up her voice? On top of the heights beside the way, Where the paths meet, she takes her stand; Beside the gates, at the opening … Continue reading

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Common Core State Standards Initiative: Too Close to a National Curriculum

In 2010, the National Governors Association published their “Common Core State Standards” (CCSS). These were meant as voluntary math and English guidelines which individual states could adopt. Numerous organizations grew concerned about this push to standardize what public school students … Continue reading

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10 Great Ways to Encourage Your Gifted Young Artist

Published with Permission Written by HEather Idoni www.familyclassroom.net www.TOSMagazine.com My husband is a gifted artist who never had formal training or even a single art class. He is known locally for his magnificent large-scale reproductions of works by Renoir, Monet, … Continue reading

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