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The Early Bird and The Bookworm

Posted on March 24, 2015 Mindy Boyd by Mindy Boyd, director of student services We are all familiar with the old saying, “The early bird catches the worm.”  And, we all know what a bookworm represents when referring to reading. But what do these two familiar references have to do with one another? Well, surprisingly,…

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How to Raise Courageous Children

Posted on March 03, 2015 by Jennifer Dryden Over the years numerous studies regarding peer pressure have been conducted. In one particular experiment, a group of doctors wanted to study the ways group pressure influenced young people. In order to study this, the doctors invited 10 teenagers into a room and told them they were…

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