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Harry Potter and the 7 Secrets of Successful Teaching

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I recently re-read the entire Harry Potter series. There was an awful lot of good, successful teaching going on at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. And some not-so-great teaching as well. Like Professor Binns, the ghost teacher who loved to lecture. His unsuccessful teaching style made me reflect on my own teaching career, which […]

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Lazy Parenting Works For Me. (AFineParent.com)

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We do too much, these days. As parents, we’re expected to be “on” all the time…and it’s exhausting. Well, this mom said enough. I’ve developed my own parenting philosophy, and it’s rooted in what’s best for our kids, not what we wish was best. Read about my journey towards embracing a lifestyle of dedicated “Lazy Parenting,” […]

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