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English Exercise

Picked up several books at Camelot (used book store) today. Among them was Sue Grafton’s W is for Wasted. Looking at the list of her titles in the Kinsey Millhone series, I was reminded of an exercise I used to … Continue reading

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Fitness, Testing and Evaluation

The Los Angeles Times this week came out with an article on a tentative agreement between the L.A. Unified SD and the teachers’ union to use student test scores to evaluate the performance of teachers – http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/11/la-unified-teachers-union-agree-on-teachers-evaluations.html . and Friday‚Äôs … Continue reading

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A Memory

Yesterday I received a postcard in the mail from my high school (Class of 1968) and decided to visit the website. It was a nice looking site and easy to navigate. The cross country team did well at Mt. SAC … Continue reading

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Retirement at last (or too soon?)

My first official day of retirement was June 15, 2012. I spent one year in kindergarten, eight years in elementary school, four years in high school, four years to get my BA/teaching credential and twenty years later I got my … Continue reading

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