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Steve Chisnell (um, on the right) is a teacher at Royal Oak (MI) High School.

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StudyWikis: Hard-Earned Lessons

StudyWikis: Hard-Earned Lessons

One of several posts on my old blog, From the Trenches, about the craft of teaching.   Okay, I admit: I rushed into the Wiki business perhaps a little late for the rush of –pedia followers and a little early for my technical skills. Nevertheless, techno-literacy...

33 Prices Tags of Innocence

33 Prices Tags of Innocence

What has ignorance produced? A small sampling: Ignorance fishes bread from the toaster with a fork. Ignorance believes World Wrestling Entertainment is real. Ignorance says, "All we need to do is. . . . " Ignorance wears no condom. Ignorance chooses terrorism to kill...

Cuba: Socialism and Trust

Cuba: Socialism and Trust

This, then, is the great humanistic and historical task of the oppressed: to liberate themselves and their oppressors as well. . . . In order for this struggle to have meaning, the oppressed must not, in seeking to regain their humanity (which is a way to create it),...

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