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Why We Don’t Use Behavior Charts

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed. – Albert Einstein Apparently Einstein and I have something in common as am not a fan of reward charts for behavior. I’ve tried them. Sure, at first, they work great. But then, after a little […]

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Experience the Top Rated Resort on Florida’s Gulf Coast this Summer

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort.  Experience the Top Rated Resort on Florida’s Gulf Coast this Summer Located in the heart of Florida’s Panhandle is the iconic Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, rated the #1 Resort in Destin by U.S. News and World Report and universally recognized as the finest […]

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Bullying: The Word Hasn’t Changed, But the Definition Has

Interesting fact: We never used the word BULLYING in high school. Bullies were jerks who used fists, stole lunch money, and picked on nerds – they weren’t people who were using words. Pranks, no matter how nasty or unkind, weren’t considered bullying. Gossiping and slandering were just people being callous. Bullying was an aggressive, physical […]

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2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Winner!!

We are excited to announce that the winner of our 2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year is :: Naomi Lavergne Smith {Nominated by :: Hannah Szubinski} I have known my best friend Naomi since we were born. She is the most loyal and loving friend you could ever have. She has a Masters in Early and […]

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I See You, Teacher

Dear Teacher, I just want you to know, I see you at the end of the year. I see the look of helplessness in your eyes as you see students struggle with standardized testing. I see the concern on your face as you worry for that student you know is going to be home all […]

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2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists

2017 New Orleans Mom of the Year Finalists We received some amazing nominees for our New Orleans Mom of the Year campaign … nominated by husbands, fiancés, daughters, sons, sisters, and friends … all who have made a difference in the lives of others and who motivate and inspire those around them. Selecting the top 10 […]

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