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10 Ways Schools are Making Children Stupid and Depressed — My Thoughts

Recently, I read 10 Ways Schools are Making Children Stupid and Depressed which was shared by a friend on Facebook.  As I read many things came up for me – memories from my own school days and from my career … Continue reading

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Inviting School Success — a Review

Inviting School Success Wm. W Purkey ISBN 13: 9780534028916 Publisher: Wadsworth Pub Co, 1984 Inviting School Success by William Purkey, a Professor of Counselling and Development at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, provides teachers and administrators with a way of … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Being Compliant and Complacent

Recently, when I thought about being expected to be complacent, I started laughing which turned quickly to tears as a wave of emotion and response moved through me. I grew up believing that I was annoying and that was something … Continue reading

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