Category Archives: Schools

How To BookTube (In 5 Easy Steps) – Find Your Voice BookTubing!

Do you love reading?  This is for YOU.  Do you love bookstores and great stories?  Come see!  BookTube is a YouTube community all about books and reading!  Come for the books, stay for the people. This latest stockman214 video offers Tips, Tricks, and Advice for BookTubers, or those who want to start BookTubing! Jer & Tezi introduce you to the… Read more »

How Americans remember Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Tomorrow marks the 70th anniversary of the date the United States government/military dropped two atomic bombs on the Japanese towns of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  More than one hundred thousand people were killed in these bombings.  The vast majority of those killed in the bombings were civilians, including women and children.  Read that again: we dropped nuclear bombs on targets that… Read more »

An Open Question for Christians

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When is the Christian community going to stand together and make a commitment to homeschool all our children?  For too long Christian families have willingly handed their children over to the hands of the State (into the hands of moral strangers) for seven hours a day, five days a week, ten months a year.  Think about that.  Handing your kids… Read more »

To confuse teaching with learning…

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” Many students, especially those who are poor, intuitively know what the schools do for them. They school them to confuse process and substance. Once these become blurred, a new logic is assumed: the more treatment there is, the better are the results; or, escalation leads to success. The pupil is thereby “schooled” to confuse teaching with learning, grade advancement… Read more »

Look no farther than yourself…

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Make the Ordinary Come Alive

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Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but it is a way of foolishness. Help them instead to find the wonder and the marvel of an ordinary life. Show them the joy of tasting tomatoes, apples, and pears. Show them how to cry when pets and people die. Show them the infinite… Read more »

Crucial Community…

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By faith make me well…

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For she said, “If I touch even his garments, I shall be made well.” And immediately the hemorrhage ceased; and she felt in her body that she was healed of her disease. And Jesus, perceiving in himself that power had gone forth from him, immediately turned about in the crowd, and said, “Who touched my garments?” And his disciples said… Read more »

How precious is this life…

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yet you do not know what tomorrow will bring. What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes. – James 4:14 Live every moment in gratitude to God- for every breath is a gift… Love those dear to you… tell them, show them.  Cherish your friends and family. In memory of… Read more »

An abuse of human rights here in the U.S. | The Press Democrat

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20131115/mct/131119771#page=1 Four out of five are black or Hispanic. Virtually all are poor. Many had dismal legal counsel. Some were convicted of crimes committed when they were juveniles or very young adults. These people are victims of the United States’ disastrous experiment in mass incarceration. From the 1930s through the early 1970s, we incarcerated people at a steady rate. Since… Read more »