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Bringing light to a dark place

In 1894, a young Jewish woman traveled alone from Russia to the United States to marry a man she’d never met and start a homesteader’s life on ...
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Standardized Testing in Education

College application time: The learning curve

The conversation in my head at the start of my senior year of high school probably went something like this: “Hmmmm. Where should I go to ...
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Inappropriate apologies

A few weeks ago, I conducted an experiment: I counted the number of times I apologized in one day. I said sorry to the mother in yoga pants at ...
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Helping our kids find option B

It was the death heard around the parenting world. Dave Goldberg, better known as the CEO of SurveyMonkey and the husband of Facebook COO Sheryl ...
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Net gains for Alzheimer’s patients

Susan Levin sets her jaw in concentration as she tracks the tiny, orange ball sailing toward her over the net. Feet planted shoulders’-width ...
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