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Day: <span>April 14, 2009</span>

Competition: A Partner In Education

Competition: a Partner in Education Our education system is about memorizing information and passing tests.    The standardized curriculum with standardized tests determines a student’s grade and influences college and career choices and unfortunately self-esteem.  The student’s innate intelligences or level of interest are not considered.   Can we change this formula and create environments that put […]readmore

Bill Lynch: Don't Wait for the Stimulus, Work For It!

The saying is “All politics is local” and that goes for the politics of the much-heralded stimulus package as well.  When folks on the ground hear numbers like several billion dollars here, a couple of hundred million there, the question arises, “how do we get our share?” We thought one of the best ways to […]readmore