Will Legislators Help or Only Provide a Patch for the Phoenix Schools?

There is a lot of discussion in the news and especially in school districts across the nation about per student spending rates. As noted in the Business Journal of Phoenix, these rates have doubled over the past 30 years, yet test scores and graduation rates have remained the same.

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I KNOW I CAN helps Students in Columbus Schools Attain Their College Dreams

Established in 1998, the I KNOW I CAN organizations seeks to ensure that every qualified Columbus Public School student who wants to go to college has the opportunity to do so. Part of the mission is to encourage children to find out what resources are available to them in order to overcome student and parent fears about financial and informational decisions relating to a college education.

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How Too Get The Most Out Of Class

Spending too much time studying and not getting results? Learn how to get the most out of class so you can study less, have more free time, and still get better grades.

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How To Build Big Muscles

How to build big muscles is what every aspiring bodybuilder wants to know. As ever, the question is not as easy as it sounds, and the program used needs to be tailored to the individual. There are basic principles common to everyone, however, and in this article we show you how to build big muscles.

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Swimming Pool Landscaping

Landscaping around your pool can be a lot of fun. Picking out just the right plants that you love and that will complement your pool really can be very exciting.

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Daily Points in Class

Starting your class on the right foot each day is very important to both you and the students. There are certain expectations you will have, be they required materials (texts, folders, gym clothes), basic supplies (pencils/paper), or behaviors (on time, in seats, working on opening activities). You are going to want these expectations met every day.

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Acting Camps: Preparing Your Young Actor or Actress for Industry Success

Helping your young acting hopeful prepare for a successful acting career can be an incredibly rewarding experience for the parent. All parents like seeing their children being creative, expressing themselves, and, most importantly, having fun. There are some very simple pointers you can follow that will have a powerful impact in the immediate sense and create long-term opportunities for the professional acting success of your son or daughter.

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Touchy - Feely (Concrete vs. Abstract)

Young students have a tough time understanding nebulous concepts or ideas until they are about 8, 10 or even 12 years of age. They need something concrete to see or feel in order to assimilate most information given to them, especially the concepts of learning to write.

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DIVs vs. Tables

In the end, the decision is in your hand to decide what will it be for your web page: An ancient table or a modern DIV or CSS.

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International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program Comes to Washington D.C. Schools

Washington D.C. Schools are eager to begin a new language immersion program at the primary school level. Beginning in August of 2006, pre – Kindergarten students of various foreign language backgrounds will join the new language immersion program. In particular, French and Spanish speaking children are needed to start this two way immersion experience.

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