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Age Vs. Wisdom

If you know me personally, you know that I'm a "nerd." I'm not a "nerd" in the way that some people are passionate about comic books, video games, or rock bands. I am very passionate about self educating myself, helping others, art, writing, making and listening to classical music, and I try to always find… Continue reading Age Vs. Wisdom

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The ABILITY in disABILITY

Not every disabilities are visible. I strongly believe that you have no idea what may be going on in anyone else's life until you have spent a week in their shoes walking the trail they are on. As I have written about before, I have dyslexia. I didn't have the choice to have it, but… Continue reading The ABILITY in disABILITY

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What Every Teacher Needs to Hear About Students Who “Just Don’t Get It”

Teacher, "I have your tests graded" My heart sinks. I start getting consumed with the worry of crying in front of my peers because I know I will never be as smart or valuable in their eyes. Teacher, "I was really impressed by how you guys did. Your class had a few low scores but… Continue reading What Every Teacher Needs to Hear About Students Who “Just Don’t Get It”