Category Archives: teaching

No Miracle Worker

As a girl I read Helen Keller’s story. I was horrified by it on some level – the blind, deaf and mute child shut off from all real contact with her world, living an almost feral existence¬†– but so inspired … Continue reading

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Quick Update

It’s been difficult to find time to research all the health care options.¬† The school insurance premium is going down to $132.10 per pay period but the deductible will be $3,000 per person or $6,000 per family (up from $600 … Continue reading

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Still here!

A supporter recently reached out to me, saying that whenever there was a long pause in blogging he wondered if we’d finally been sucked under.¬† Nope, we’re still here treading water. The long pauses in blogging are mostly due to … Continue reading

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