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Obama’s Race to the Top Goes to Kindergarten: Is standardized testing for 5-year-olds a good idea? – Slate Magazine

The point made in this article that “most 5-year-olds can’t read, are just learning to write their names, and have trouble sitting still”  may not be an accurate picture of what most 5 year olds that I’ve known over the … Continue reading

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A Special Tribute to Mothers

When you thought I wasn’t looking Author: Unknown When you thought I wasn’t looking, I saw you hang my first painting on the refrigerator, and I wanted to paint another one.When you thought I wasn’t looking, I saw you feed … Continue reading

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