Tag: reading

Reading and the schools: who can right this ship?

Any survey of current discussion topics – via Internet, radio, television, magazine and newspaper – is going to finger “Reading in America” as a hot, pervasive, and controversial subject for conversation. Everyone has an opinion when it comes to reading, and especially reading deficits. Everyone has a favorite direction when it comes to wagging the finger of blame. Everyone…

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four photographs for the weekend

PROMISE: Saturday morning, fairly early, I met up with three of my church friends to participate in a golf-tournament fund-raiser for the Brandon chapter of Family Promise. Family Promise is a national ecumenical ministry designed to help homeless families with children get on their feet again. The effort is being coordinated out of First United Methodist,…

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