Posts Tagged ‘Notes’

Volcano Race PDX to Support Arts in Local Schools | Neighborhood Notes

Volcano Race PDX to Support Arts in Local Schools | Neighborhood Notes

Young Audiences’ road race returns with a new name and a brand new location! Volcano Race PDX will gather runner of all ages to Mt. Tabor Park for a family-friendly event that celebrates and supports the arts in our community. This is the running event where art takes first place! Volcano Race PDX features...

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NESCA News & Notes: The 50 Best Private Special Needs Schools in the United States

NESCA News & Notes: The 50 Best Private Special Needs Schools in the United States

Located in the historical village of East Sandwich on Cape Cod, Riverview School offers integrated instruction and holistic care of students with complex language, learning, and cognitive disabilities. Students are encouraged to understand their needs, take risks in their learning processes, and develop critical thinking and personal advocacy skills. During the course of the...

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The INTERNET WRITING WORKSHOP: Notes For April 22nd, 2014

The INTERNET WRITING WORKSHOP: Notes For April 22nd, 2014

This Day In Writing History On April 22nd, 1960, To Bedlam and Part Way Back, the classic first poetry collection by the famous American poet Anne Sexton, was published. Throughout her short life, Sexton, a former model, suffered from severe mental illness. After her second mental breakdown in 1955, she began seeing a therapist,...

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“Hamlet Gettin’ All Crunk”: Thug Notes Mixes Classic Literature With Hip-Hop | Public Spectacle | Los Angeles

“Hamlet Gettin’ All Crunk”: Thug Notes Mixes Classic Literature With Hip-Hop | Public Spectacle | Los Angeles

Your 10th grade literature teacher announces Hamlet as the next reading assignment and the class groans. Shakespeare sucks. Like anybody can understand what’s going on when the characters are practically speaking a foreign language. But then she loads a YouTube video of Sparky Sweets, PhD, a thugged-out dude with a scull cap on his...

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Sour Notes: When school funding is slashed, music education often suffers | News | Pittsburgh City Paper

Sour Notes: When school funding is slashed, music education often suffers | News | Pittsburgh City Paper

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Faculty Notes: Research, Recognition and Applied Learning

Faculty Notes: Research, Recognition and Applied Learning

Professor Emeritus Betty Chu, Department of Economics, was profiled last month in TheHuffington Post for her success in breeding Angora rabbits. One of the oldest kinds of domestic rabbit, the Angora rabbit, along with the Angora cat and the Angora goat, originated in Turkey. Chu holds the distinction of breeding the only Angora that...

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How Stanford University Uses Its Wealth, With Some Notes on the Analysis of Rising Tuition

How Stanford University Uses Its Wealth, With Some Notes on the Analysis of Rising Tuition

The issue with college tuition costs is not really about the sticker price at ultra-elite institutions*. Rather it’s about three things: 1) Many not-so-elite private institutions charge similar sticker prices (a bit lower, but not by much), but neither have the endowment resources to counter the high sticker prices with generous financial aid nor...

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Heritage Foundation Notes Food Stamps Given To Stupid College Grads Who Picked Wrong Major Like

Heritage Foundation Notes Food Stamps Given To Stupid College Grads Who Picked Wrong Major Like

From excessive drinking to being high pretty much all the time to a wardrobe consisting of only pajamas, blogging college sure is a rockin good time. And, it helps you get a job that pays money, which enables you to buy progressively better whiskey, hoping for that one magical day when you can afford...

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How Stanford University Uses Its Wealth, With Some Notes on the Analysis of Rising Tuition

How Stanford University Uses Its Wealth, With Some Notes on the Analysis of Rising Tuition

The issue with college tuition costs is not really about the sticker price at ultra-elite institutions*. Rather it’s about three things: 1) Many not-so-elite private institutions charge similar sticker prices (a bit lower, but not by much), but neither have the endowment resources to counter the high sticker prices with generous financial aid nor...

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Top 3 Tips for Taking Notes while Learning Chinese

Top 3 Tips for Taking Notes while Learning Chinese

Top 3 Tips for Taking Notes while Learning Chinese Hi, All, after I revealed my “Tops Secret about learning Mandarin,” today I will focus on the details of “Notebook,” your lovely friend that you write in and read every single day. From this article, you will learn how to manage new vocabulary in your...

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