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  • The Magical, Wonderful, Totally Exhausting 'Class Book'

    The Magical, Wonderful, Totally Exhausting 'Class Book'
    I love photography and have a gorgeous camera.  One year, when my oldest son was finishing 1st grade, I think, I made a photo book as an "end of the year gift" for his teacher.  It came out great.  Everyone loved it...parents ended-up ordering soft-cover copies for themselves, as a way to remember their child's school year, through pictures of field trips, classroom events and student portraits.  So, guess what?  I put one together the next year...for both boys' classes, since my little guy had also entered the elementary school by then.  Next year...again...and, now, it's sort of expected.
  • CT Teacher Doubles as Children's Book Author

    CT Teacher Doubles as Children's Book Author
    Her students made her dreams of becoming an author come true! Sheila Murphy Adams is a 5th grade teacher at Pawcatuck Middle School.  "I have always loved to write," she says "when I became a teacher, I used a lot of my rhyming skills to teach...

    Hampton sorority donates coats to students

    The Hampton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. bought a coat for every student at Cary Elementary School recently, presenting 391 coats at a school assembly, according to Hampton City Schools officials. "As chairman of our program...

    Teaching 'integrity': Students compete to wear ties in class

    ST. LOUIS There's a ritual to the morning in Jim Triplett's fifth grade classroom �a class of all boys at Gateway Elementary School. The fifth-graders greet their teacher and shake his hand. They sharpen their pencils. And then they put on their...

    Program puts learning in motion for kids in need

    Program puts learning in motion for kids in need
    Brothers Henry and Joshua Ojeda don't wait until they get home to do their homework. And that's a relief for their mom, Yesinia Martinez. The boys are part of the Kids in Motion program, an after-school academic-enrichment program at the Apopka Family...