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6 Reasons Why Math Is Important

While some kids fuss about doing math lessons and practice, you as an adult know it’s essential. In fact, many math functions are life skills that you use almost daily, sometimes without even thinking...

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Helping Students Cope with Tragedy in the News

From chemical weapons attacks in Syria to mass shootings in our own country, today’s 24/7 news organizations paint a scary picture of today’s world. As director of counseling for Connections Academy and a parent,...

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How to Write a Great Graduation Speech

Representing a high school graduating class by giving the graduation speech is a great honor usually bestowed upon a student who has earned the respect of peers and teachers alike. But that doesn’t make...