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Jon Taffer and Education Reform

My husband occasionally watches Jon Taffer’s Bar Rescue on Spike TV.  It’s kind of sucked me in, too, but I often find myself watching the show and thinking about education reform.  Yes, I think about school pretty much all the … Continue reading

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My Letter to Dan McMinimee, Superintendent Jefferson County Public Schools

Dear Mr. McMinimee: A lot has happened since we met at Jefferson Unitarian Church this past summer.  At that time, you asked that we not look back at Douglas County and that you be judged by what you do here … Continue reading

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It’s Spring, and a Young Person’s Fancy Turns To…

First, let me just comment that I am far more dependent upon caffeine than I thought.  Since I’m having a mild flare-up of Meniere’s disease (which I have lived with for years with very little real impairment), I am trying … Continue reading

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