My first lesson in the Irish Language

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I’ve always had a soft spot for the Irish. Maybe because they remind me of my own people, or maybe because they’re the ones who’ve always been at the brunt of English jokes. This obviously makes me believe that they’ve …

Müslümanlar ve Vejetaryen olmak

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#Müslümanlar ve #Vejetaryen olmak “Geleneksel Müslümanlar yarı vejeteryanlardı” Muhammed(s.a.v.) peygamberin yediği yemeklerin çoğunda et olmazdı. O pek et tüketmezdi. O’nun için bir 《yarı vejetaryen》 dır diyebiliriz. Yiyenlerde, zenginler yada orta-siinifdakiler, haftada bi kere yerlerdi, Cuma gununde.. fakirler ise, sende iki …

a secret plan

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 a secret plan of Investments An Address to the Minnesota Social Investment Forum delivered 6/7/1993 Many of the biggest and most far-reaching investments we make in our lives are investments that have little or nothing to do with money. In fact, …

Investments

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On Investments Daniel Quinn’s Address to the Minnesota Social Investment Forum delivered 6/7/1993 Many of the biggest and most far-reaching investments we make in our lives are investments that have little or nothing to do with money. In fact, the …

Helicopter parents ruin childhood

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There’s a parenting trend that’s taken over the US, and it’s changing #children everywhere “My historical research on this question suggests that there’s never really been a time or place in history, aside from times of slavery and intense child …

What It Means to be a Great Teacher

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What does it mean to be a great teacher? Of course credentials, knowledge, critical thinking, and all other faculties of intelligence are important. However, a great #teacher should be much more than credentials, experience and intelligence. What lies at the …

children ready for school

what age are children ready for school?

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When are children “ready” for school? There is much debate about when the transition between play-based pre-school and the start of “formal” schooling should begin. The trend in the UK primary school curriculum over recent decades has been towards an …