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A Mother’s Day Meditation

A Mother’s Day Meditation

Close your eyes, dear mother, and allow the world to soften around you. Breathe in deeply, inviting calm into your space, and exhale slowly, releasing the weight of your many roles. With each breath, feel lighter, as if a gentle breeze is lifting the burdens from your...

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Forgotten Narratives from Frontline of the Reading Wars

Forgotten Narratives from Frontline of the Reading Wars

In this episode, hosts, Amanda and Trina, discuss the significant challenges of reading instruction in education. They delve into their personal experiences as teachers and parents, grappling with the complexities of teaching reading effectively and the impact on...

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Outsourcing Teacher Expertise to Canned Curriculum

Outsourcing Teacher Expertise to Canned Curriculum

In this podcast episode, Amanda and Trina discuss the use of canned curriculum in schools and its impact on teachers and the education system. They recognize canned curriculum is useful in certain contexts, such as for long term substitutes or new teachers. However,...

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