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How Will the Graduating Class of 2099 Answer?
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- 1908 days ago -
My good friend and fellow environmental activist Danny Bloom asks how these vexing questions will be answered in 2099? Will they nedd to be asked and answered? Bob Williamson eenhouseEmissions.html
Heroes of Hope TV With Hugh Downs & PALS With Pawz
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- 1911 days ago -
The Heroes of Hope Public TV Documentary is launching a new series in 2009 surrounding Developmental Disabilities, according to Dr. Matthew McMahon, producer. PALS with Pawz has been invited to participate...
Teacher Arrested for Making Girl, 6, Remove Shirt
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- 1924 days ago -
A Fairfield, CT Special Education teacher was arrested on Tuesday after alleged cruelty to a Special Needs Child.
Deaf Dalmation Given a New Lease of Life After Learning Sign Language
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- 1958 days ago -
The black and white dog has now learned seven signs for sit, lie down, stay, dance, paw, kiss and 'good girl'.A deaf dalmatian which was trapped in a world of its own has been given a new lease of life after learning sign language.
School Bible Courses Approved in Texas
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- 2061 days ago -
This summer, the State Board of Education voted overwhelmingly to begin teaching Bible classes to students throughout Texas, although larger questions remain about whether students will receive Kool-Aid, peanut butter cookies, and little paper hats
Creative Fundraising Idea: Purchase School Playground Equipment for Students Ages 5 to 12 - GiveMeaning
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- 2092 days ago -
Bharathi Youth Organization is a small organization that is accomplishing great things that will provide students the tools and knowledge to improve their lives and achieve long term, generational change.
25 Teachers Who Drastically Changed the World
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- 2112 days ago -
The teachers in this list have transcended the generations of their students and continue to influence the way we view philosophy, education, politics and humanity. Keep reading for our picks of 25 different teachers who drastically changed the world.
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- 2115 days ago -
<p>The Vadgam Social and Welfare Trust, recently founded by an enthusiastic group of young men, has started an education program for the children &amp; youth of Vadgam.</p>
50 Ways to Go Green in the Classroom
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- 2123 days ago -
Can you think of 50 different ways to go green in your classroom starting this fall? This little cheat sheet will help you and your students make a pact to make more eco-conscious choices and take real steps to saving our planet.
Virtual Learning: 25 Best Sims and Games For the Classroom
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- 2142 days ago -
There are loads of games that have something of value to teach, guide and grow the interest of kids both inside and outside of school. If you're looking for something educational for your own kids to play or for a game your students can enjoy.
Flint Knapping: The Skills of Prehistoric Man, Red House Museum, 31 May 2008
Offbeat  (tags: ancient, archaeology, education, interesting )

- 2151 days ago -
Flint Knapping: the skills of Prehistoric Man. At the Red House Museum (New Forest and Christchurch ) 10:00am Saturday 31 May 2008. To celebrate Museums & Galleries Month, Will Lord of Beyond 2000 BC, will be demonstrating how early communities
First Junkyard Solar Tracking Accumulator Works!   video
Offbeat  (tags: globalwarming, habitatdestruction, science, climatechange, women, education, eco-friendly, greenproducts, interesting, Sustainabililty, technology, discovery, technology, study, news, off-beat )

- 2194 days ago -
This is part of the solar tracking accumulating barbecue project. (barbecueing is not yet a reality but a cheap homemade tracking solar accumulator has been made). Useful for cooking, drying, pasturising and heat storage. Pass the link to relevent people.
Orphan Works Act
Offbeat  (tags: HumanRights, society, usa, humans, humanrights, arts, culture, education, ethics, government, media, movies, society, world, arts, bizarre, business, culture, design, world, society, pictures, photos )

- 2195 days ago -
I have just visited GoPetition and found the following page very interesting: no-to-orphan-works-act.html
3rd-Graders Allegedly Plotted To Kill Teacher
Offbeat  (tags: society, violence, children, education, odd )

- 2206 days ago -
Police say they have questioned a group of south Georgia third-graders about a plot to kill their teacher, apparently because she had scolded one of them for standing on a chair.
$2,700 Grants To Go To School
Offbeat  (tags: government, americans, constitution, education, study, news, humans, technology, science, 2008, arts, money, college, school )

- 2213 days ago -
Grants are available to students with financial need to help meet education expenses. Grants available for up to $2,700 per year and must be used for student's first bachelor's or other professional degree.

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