Category Archives: Education

Conquering a Doubt

“If I can make it there, I’ll make it anywhere,” goes the famous song about New York City. Is there a place — a city, a school, a company — about which you think (or thought) the same? Tell us … Continue reading

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Morning After Pill Via Vending Machine?

A college in Pennsylvania is selling the morning after pill via a vending machine and the FDA has approved it. http://www.lifenews.com/2013/01/29/obama-admin-oks-vending-machine-selling-plan-b-morning-after-pill/ One would think in a place of higher learning a school would be more interested in educating their students … Continue reading

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Rule Breaking

Think about the last time you broke a rule (a big one, not just ripping the tags off your pillows). Were you burned, or did things turn out for the best? – Daily Prompt This was a tough one. Anyone … Continue reading

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School Prayer

Prayer in schools is always a controversial topic. I am all for prayer. And I certainly think prayer should be allowed in schools. It actually is allowed in schools. Students can get together at any time and pray. Or students … Continue reading

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School Funding Issues

Our local school district had to meet last night in order to decide on cuts to make because of financial restrictions based on failed levies. They had to come up with $6.4 million in cuts. The cuts include cutting staff … Continue reading

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Positively Impacting Lives

Tell us about a teacher who had a real impact on your life, either for the better or the worse. How is your life different today because of him or her? – Daily Prompt I recently found myself being thankful … Continue reading

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First Grade Teacher Fired For Getting Pregnant

A first grade teacher is fired for getting pregnant. She is now suing for discrimination. http://www.whiotv.com/news/news/teacher-sues-church-over-pregnancy-firing/nTmGB/ The teacher worked for a Roman Catholic school. She was pregnant but not married. She asked for a more behind the scenes job when … Continue reading

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