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What a Test Score Could Never Tell You About My Students

Like most teachers I’ve gotten some praise from my high school students over my 26 years of teaching—a lesson “wasn’t bad,” or a particular class was “sorta interesting.” I’ve even been told that I was a “pretty good teacher.” High praise coming from teenagers.

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Why Glenn Beck and Rush Limbaugh Should Stop Exploiting Their Addictions for Petty Theatrics

Has addiction become the new rhetoric of the right?

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