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Ellen Klages: Magic in the Mix – Locus Online

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Ellen Janeway Klages was born July 9, 1954 in Columbus OH. She attended the University of California at Berkeley in 1972, but dropped out in her sophomore ...

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Maple Ridge business owners feel threatened by homeless

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Maple Ridge businesses are increasingly frustrated with the Anita Place Tent City, and at least one businessman told council he fears for the safety of his staff ...

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Teacher: What happened when I stopped viewing my students as ...

Washington Post
Justin Parmenter has been an educator for 22 years. He started his teaching career “believing that I was going to transform every child,” just like many first-year ...

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11 lively chapter books for adventurous kids

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Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell – Based on a true story, 12-year-old Karana must learn to live on her own on a small Pacific Island after she leaps from a rescue ship. She lives in isolation on the island for the next 18 years, foraging for ...

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