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Bad Word

Julie Torres Uncategorized

Words only have the power that we give them.  Consider the two words professional and unprofessional.  Professional can have several definitions, it is said that a person who is a professional is an expert at their work.  This definition leads

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Degrees of Sophistication

Julie Torres Uncategorized

How sophisticated is your teacher?  This is the question many teachers will be asked starting in fall 2012.  New teaching standards and teacher evaluations will be rolled out in Arizona and in many other states.  New teacher evaluations will be

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Cat Got Your Tongue

Julie Torres Uncategorized

Recently, I had the opportunity to sit around a table with a group of educators.  As usual I really didn’t say much.  I have often felt as though what I had to say was irrelevant or my choice of words

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