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Independence Day

On the 4th hour of “Today” on NBC several weeks ago, Kathie Lee told the writer of an article about the superiority of French parenting that it is “so important” that children be self-sufficient and play independently. Why is it … Continue reading

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Career Stumbles

I began my teaching career at twenty-seven. I was a late starter, career-wise, even though I started out as the youngest person in my high school class. I turned 17 in March of 1989 and graduated three months later. I spent … Continue reading

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