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The Power of Place

Where do you love? What are the places that capture your imagination and your heart? Humans have a remarkable capacity to fall for locations; they can inspire us and change...
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Making Time from Wasted Time

I don’t know about you, but I’ve always found the fall and winter months to be a bizarre mixture of stress and elation. Sure, you have the lights, and music,...
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It’s Time to Take a Stand for Our Teachers

There are few professions out there that have greater significance than that of a teacher. Doctors, lawyers, grocery store clerks, inventors, politicians, bankers, scientists, even YouTube sensations (yes, I said...
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Helping Students with Dyslexia: 3 Strategies for Academic Success

I once heard it said that the most important man in history was Johannes Gutenberg, the inventor of the printing press. While this is debatable, there’s no denying Gutenberg’s contribution...
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How Do I Manage That: Team Strategies to Make You PBL Like a Boss

There’s a very interesting quote by J. Andrew Pospisilik, who serves as Director at the Center of Epigenetics at the Van Andel Institute. He states, “There will never be another...
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The Roots of Perseverance

“Are your students listless? Unengaged? Apathetic?” “Do you want them to get going when the going gets tough—to give 110% all of the time, every time?” “Then sign right up...
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Education is an Acquired Taste

Everyone has their happy place. A spot where they go to rest, recharge, and draw strength from their surroundings. For me, that place is the boundary waters near the boarder...
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