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Sep 18 2012

Running, Observations, ProSat

I promised myself I’d be in bed eight minutes ago, but I still have to finish this and read a chapter of my book. My skin is dry. Today was cold: in the 70s. Arkansas meets fall 2012. After school I was exhausted, utterly, but went to the Arkansas Post with the girls and ran…

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Sep 18 2012

On Teaching Writing

I contacted 22 parents today. Only one report was negative. It’s week 5, and I’m wondering about my planning. If I’m doing anything remotely productive. I feel this year I’m doing the exact opposite of my first year. First year: completely rely on content, break things down into bricks and stack them up. Missing brick?…

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