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A time for new beginnings

Summer vacation has ended. Two and a half months of having the children home, enjoying family time and in many cases, looking forward to sending them back to the classroom. Last week, ...
New K-2 teacher for Gold Hill

New K-2 teacher for Gold Hill

Barbara Lawlor Gold Hill Natalie Littlefield, known to all as Mishie, can’t stay out of her classroom. She is where she has wanted to be for a long time, teaching in a room she ...
New assistant principal in Nederland

New AP finds ultimate fit

Barbara Lawlor - Nederland Everything Greg Guevara has done in his life was useful, but it didn’t fit into any plan. Last month, all the pieces came together like a jigsaw puzzle. ...
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The Mountain Ear

“And in the naked light I saw, Ten thousand people, maybe more. People talking without speaking. People hearing without listening. People writing songs that voices never shared. And ...
Chinooker's Graduate

Chinookers cross finish line

Barbara Lawlor Nederland Chinooker’s GraduateThey didn’t wear caps and gowns. They wore clothes they were comfortable in, clothes that defined them, each one different, ...
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Maroon monster wins Derby

Copper car Best in Show Barbara Lawlor It was a tense moment. The blue-shirted boys and their parents watched the digital scale as the numbers rose in increments. They held their breath. The ...
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Pre-school with a view

Pre-school with a view • Barbara Lawlor • Nederland A building remodeled to specifically fit the needs of the preschool. Sunshine pouring into the main classroom. A feeling of freedom, ...
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Bringing Forth Incredible Sons

Ann Sherman Nederland In recent years studies have revealed that boys learn differently than girls and mature slower than girls. Parents are often confused and upset when their sweet ...