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COMMON CORE IS SWEEPING THE COUNTRY, LARGELY BY EDICT FROM SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS AND THEIR POLITICAL CRONIES. BUT BLOWBACK IS GAINING STEAM AS MORE AND MORE PARENTS LOOK AT THE PROGRAM AND ITS CURRICULUM AND FIND IT WANTING. SO WHAT IS BEST FOR OUR KIDS AND WHAT CAN WE DO TO MAKE SURE THEIR BEST INTERESTS ARE WHAT IS DONE?
WE ARE PLEASED TO HAVE MEG NORRIS OF GEORGIA AS OUR GUEST TONIGHT ON NORTH FLORIDA WRITER LIVE. MEG IS A GEORGIA CERTIFIED TEACHER WHO LEFT HER PROFESSION AFTER WATCHING THE FRUSTRATION OF HER CONFUSED SEVENTH GRADE STUDENTS WITH THE COMMON CORE CURRICULUM. SHE JUST REALIZED THAT THIS WAS NOT THE ANSWER TO IMPROVING EDUCATION AND HAS SINCE COMMITTED HERSELF TO AN ACTIVIST ROLE IN STOPPING THIS CORPORATE TAKEOVER OF EDUCATION.
MEG IS TIRELESS; FOUNDED SEVERAL FACEBOOK SITES FOR THE CAUSE INCLUDING OPT OUT GEORGIA AND GEORGIANS TO STOP COMMON CORE. SHE IS ALSO A CANDIDATE FOR A DOCTORATE IN EDUCATION AND TRAVELS EXTENSIVELY TO FIGHT THE BATTLE NOT JUST IN GEORGIA BUT AROUND THE NATION. SHE ALSO IS A FIRM BELIEVER IN CLASSICAL EDUCATION WITH THE NEED FOR A STUDENT TO TAKE NOTES, WRITE IN CURSIVE, AND READ REAL BOOKS (NOT JUST COMPUTER SCREENS), AND USE PAPER, PENCIL AND CRAYONS. YOUNG BRAINS NEED HANDS ON PRACTICALITY TO LEARN.
IF YOU HAVE CONCERNS ABOUT COMMON CORE, AND YOU SHOULD, THE DISCUSSION SHOULD BE VALUABLE FOR PARENTS AND TAXPAYERS ALIKE. IF IT GOES THROUGH AS THE POLITICAL ELITES WOULD LIKE, WE'LL ALL PAY THE PRICE.
Welcome to American Freedom Watch Radio with Karen Schoen and John Estabrooks
Tonight's Guest: Dr. Duke Pesta Academic Director for FreedomProject Education
Topic: FreedomProject Education - Judeo-Christian Valuses - Common Core Free Education
Dr. Pesta received his M.A. in Renaissance literature from John Carroll University and his Ph.D. in Shakespeare and Renaissance literature from Purdue University. He has taught at major research institutions and small liberal arts colleges, and has been active in educational reform, developing and implementing an elective Bible course that is currently available for public high school students in Texas. He is a professor of English at the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, and the Academic Director of FreedomProject Education. email firstname.lastname@example.org
Visit: https://fpeusa.org and http://freedomproject.com/
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This week we have been talking about nurture.
What it is
How to choose the path of self-nurture and know when we are on the path of self-destruction
Allowing the healing touch to nurture
Nurturing our wants
And today we are going to go to the core. The ultimate nurturing is that of our core values.
To be on a quest to find the core values and then to live in the daily is the ultimate way to let go of control, live in our divinity, and to allow great ease in our lives.
Dis-ease is us being out of ease. To find that ease again through nurturing our greatest assests, our values.
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Second of a 3 -Part Series on How to Achieve a Healthy and Beautiful Smile with expert guest, Dr. Claudia Cotca.
Washington Dentist, Dr. Claudia Cotca, DDS, MPH shares her expertise with host, Michele Garber, about Common Dental Diseases, Prevention and How to Maintain a Healthy Mouth.
Dr. Claudia Cotca, an international lecturer and aesthetic restorative dentist founded the Washington Institute for Dentistry & Laser Surgery in Washington DC Metro, a private practice Institute with focus on technology and interdisciplinary smile reconstruction.
She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Oral Medicine, and is a member of the International College of Prosthodontists. Dr. Claudia Cotca serves on many national Boards and Committees. She holds memberships with the Academy of General Dentistry, American Society of Laser & Medical Surgery, International Team for Implantology, and many others.
Dr. Cotca has appeared on online portals, SiriusXM Doctor’s Radio, ABC News, NBC News as Dental and Oral Health Expert and a guest contributor in New Beauty Magazine.
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Meditation takes center stage on this week’s CHI FOR YOURSELF when we welcome Diana Lang. She’s the author of "Opening to Meditation: A Gentle, Guided Approach", and the owner and director of the Lifeworks Center for Growth in Los Angeles, where she lives. She's also active in a variety of nonprofit international efforts to teach meditation and yoga.
Diana writes for meditators of all levels of experience, and she reminds us that meditation teaches us to reconnect with the self and to tap into the limitless potential within us.
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Join us on Lunch & Learn with Chris & Barrett as we bring on our guest co-host, Brent Harding
Carol J. Matthews-Shifflett, MA
Executive Director of the Sojourner Group, Salt Lake City, Utah. Ms. Shifflett has a Bachelors Degree in Cultural Anthropology and earned her Masters Degree in Community Leadership. After returning to college as a non-traditional student, Carol has been a proponent of empowering women and encouraging them to reach their highest potential. As the former Volunteer Coordinator for the YWCA, Salt Lake City, her career interest took on the direction of advocating for women in violent relationships. For the past 15 years she has been drawn to personal conversations with marginalized women of the African and Black Diaspora who often suffer in silence due to lack of cultural understanding from mainstream service providers. Carol has since been zealous in working to ensuring that Black women in Utah find their voices. As an active community leader, she firmly believes that leadership is not an individual venture, but one that involves a collective group of persons and personalities with a common goal of working for the good of the cause. Her chief principles are respect, integrity, communication, and commitment. It is with these qualities that she believes we can all collectively serve marginalized populations who have been victimized by sexual assault and domestic violence, improve the quality of their lives, and assist them on the journey of healthier lifestyles and families.
Our guest this morning is Emily Gee, Marketing and Movement Manager for
Grades of Green.
Emily has a passion to create environmental change in our community, and feels
the best way to do this is through our students. Emily began interning with
Grades of Green in 2009, and was originally drawn to the nonprofit because of its
core values and mission. Truly inspired by the passion of the Directors and
motivated by the energy of the school communities, she feels Grades of Green’s
dedication to instilling environmental values is vital to affect environmental
change. A recent University of Southern California graduate, she double majored
in Public Relations and Political Science with a minor in Environmental Science
and now holds a masters degree in Strategic Public Relations. Emily worked in Los
Angeles south central public schools through the Joint Education Project (2008-
2012) and continues to help with after school tutoring and mentorship programs.
Emily has conducted environmental field research abroad in Belize (2009) and
China (2011). Her work on environmental advertising is published in the American
Political Science Association Journal (2012).
This morning, we’re going to learn about Grades of Green and talk about their big
annual fundraiser, Verte 2015.
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Topic: “Common Core Science Standards Questioned”
"Charlotte will share truths, and dispel myths about Common Core. So families can come together in knowledge, action, and voices for education." Common Core is a set of national academic standards for designated subjects, currently, Mathematics and English Language Arts/literacy (ELA). These learning goals outline what a student should know and be able to do at the end of each grade throughout their K-12 education. The standards were created to ensure all students graduate from high school with knowledge and skills to be college and career ready. This episode will focus on one perspective and its background and premises for the development of Common Core national standards.
The New Heights Educational Group Inc. supports literacy for children and adults by offering a range of educational support services. Such services include assisting families in their selection of schools, organization of educational activities, and acquisition of materials. We promote a healthy learning environment and offer enrichment programs for families of preschool and school age children, including children with special needs.
THERE IS A BRIGHTER DAY AHEAD! Are you washed in the blood? This might sound like a very personal question and many would respond offended or even defensive; But there are some who will appreciate such a question, which opens the door to talk about the blood Christ shed for them and what are thIer benefits. Today's message reveals the cleansing and rewarding affect on the life of each believer.Welcome to FMSM GOSPEL NETWORK airing M – F at 7 am, serving God’s people with Prayer, Praise and a Prophetic Word delivered by Prophet Mary Washington (Carrollton, TX). Her messages are spiritually illuminating and always go straight to the core of bible principles. Your life will change with every message! For International Sunday School go to Pure Word for Everyday Christians on Sunday mornings at 7 am. We invite you to visit us online at www.fmsmgospelnetwork.org to check us out! Evangelism and Partnership? Feed My Sheep Ministries is bible based ministry. Our funds come from the loving gifts of those who find this ministry to be a blessing to them. If this ministry is a blessing to you please consider supporting us in the Lord's work; we thank you for your loving support. God bless you.
Today we are kicking off Common Investor Mistakes – a topic we will cover over the next few weeks. Today’s show will start at the beginning – with the basics that elude many investors. Make sure you have these concepts down before you pass “Go!”
Investing and gardening have a lot in common – Tony will discuss what he has learned over the years as he has perfected his approach to both.
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