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It’s Elementary My Dear Watson: Evocative Elementary Memories

** Evocative means, “having the power to evoke, or cause, a particularly emotional response (Merriam-Webster Dictionary). “It’s elementary, my dear Watson”, for example, evokes memories of reading a huge, red book, filled with stories of the great detective, Sherlock Holmes … Continue reading

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Here’s To You, Mrs. Robinson: Oh Happy Day!

All teachers leave a lasting impression on you—good or bad—whether you know it or not, and almost all of them teach you some valuable life lessons. One teacher who left a lasting impression on me was without a doubt, my … Continue reading

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Education in China (English Subtitles)

Please use CC button to enable subtitles (Click on “CC” on the video screen, and like magic, the subtitles appear) With all this hoopla about education in China generated by the PISA exam, tiger mothers, sputnik moment etc. Here is … Continue reading

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Mrs. Johnson: The Best Teacher I Ever Had

The best teacher I ever had was my first grade teacher, Mrs. Sarah Johnson. She also was my mother’s first grade teacher, my brother’s first grade teacher, and my sisters’ first grade teacher. Mrs. Sarah Johnson is, was, and always … Continue reading

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Promethean Activboards – Baltimore MD

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