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Are You Fascinated by Your Students’ Fascination with Their Smart Phones?

I had a student ask me if we were “doin’ anything important today.” When I ask him why he would ask, his response was, “Cuz I’m right in the middle of a movie, and I wanted to watch it in … Continue reading

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oh what a year!

  Orwell’s “1984” and Trump’s America In January of 2017,  The New Yorker published Adam Gopnick’s article, “Orwell’s ‘1984’ and Trump’s America,” comparing Orwell’s Oceania to today’s America.  The author begins with a confession that he was never a real … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

Christmastime is here!  Merry Christmas everyone! Don’t you love the traditions of Christmas? Finding the perfect tree, laughing over the crafted ornaments from the kids’ elementary years (the wreath made of puzzle pieces with a picture of my beautiful toothless … Continue reading

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My first blog post

Well hello there!  I will eventually have something terribly poignant to say, but for now I’m just practicing.  I’m a slow learner when it comes to technology, so come visit again in a month or two.  Thank you!  Teachers Pay … Continue reading

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