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Jul 08 2011

The Second Conference

Today is day three, grammar day. Laying the Foundation (LTF) is a program my district bought into with the AIMS grant. The purpose of it is to provide a[nother] framework to guide teachers in their pre-AP classes to better prepare students for AP classes. Sixth grade in Dumas has no pre-AP classes. I teach sixth…

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Jul 01 2011

Irresponsible Rectified:

1. PRAXIS : I don’t even know if I put this problem in the last update (I refuse to look back at that mess), but I found out I entirely missed a Praxis exam I was supposed to take by June 11. The ETS website had one possible testing date for the middle-school certification exam…

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