In my last article, I discussed the ramifications of No Child Left Behind and the push to focus on math and reading improvement. Yet another unintended consequence of No Child Left Behind is the fact that Encore classes in America’s schools are rapidly becoming a dying breed.
Blue is 4-year-old Beagle mix, who loves cuddling and chasing tennis balls.
Hi there! My name is Isa (pronounced Ice-ah). My rescuers named me that because of the color of my eyes. I’m so happy that they rescued me from that shelter in West Virginia.
Imagine you aren’t stuck in stop-and-go this morning. You don’t need to drop anyone at the kiss-and-ride. No one’s hitting his brother. Again. There’s no cubicle here either.
“Brave” merges both Disney and Pixar traditions to form a fresh story that is equal parts lighthearted fun and a darker fairy tale in the vein of Brothers Grimm. However, it begs the question whether it is feminist narrative or merely the stuff of fairy tale princess fantasies?
I’m sure you’ve heard that saying “Numbers don’t lie.” When I first heard it, my thought was, well, of course numbers don’t lie. How could they?