One of the criticisms of standardized testing is that it encourages schools to “teach to the test.” Rather than educating students through a well-rounded curriculum, students instead practice only the type of questions that will be on the test, learn test-taking strategies and other short-cuts.
“I don’t understand these directions,” grumbled my husband, flipping a piece of paper over in his hands and then turning it upside down and back again.
Reader question: How does one go about finding or creating a buyer for a potential group home? The highest and best use for this building is a group home. The city permitting appears to be doable. I want a Realtor who can/will market the house to...
Dear Dave,I noticed that your Baby Steps list puts saving for retirement before saving for your kid’s college fund. Sending your kids to college would come first on the timeline, so what is your reasoning behind this?JenDear Jen,
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Meth is one of the most commonly used illegal drugs out there, and anyone can get involved with the drug because it is cheap and relatively easy to find. A Wellington area woman agreed to be interviewed about her meth use over a 20-year period on...
Cookbook authors Myra and Marea Goodman share 12 reasons why eating organic is important.
WICHITA, Kan., March 22, 2014 – Five Kansas organizations have been named as Volunteer Kansas Seed Grant recipients. Forty-three organizations submitted proposals requesting grant money to fund service projects that would require the...
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