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Halloween for Tweens

There are exactly 12 more shopping days left before Halloween. I know this because I have already overheard girls talking to one another walking through the hallways about their plans for their costumes. Some girls are excited about their fairy costumes. Some can’t wait to don their Giants gear. While Halloween is a time of […]

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Cards for Soldiers in Afghanistan (Guest Blogger: Bill Jennings)

  CES Latin teacher Bill Jennings has a brother in the US Army who is currently deployed in Afghanistan. First Lieutenant James Jennings is a member of a 12-person team working with the Afghan National Army; they are somewhat isolated from the other US military bases in the country. For that reason, Mr. Jennings wanted […]

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The Two Madelines

“Our current version of success is a failure.”-Madeline Levine This quote stings.  It stings because when polled, most parents identify raising their children to be happy and successful adults as the ultimate goal of parenting. While trends and buzz words in the education world tend to come in and out of vogue like hemlines, the […]

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