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A Requiem and Hymn for The American Dream Team

Making America the GREATEST Economy Again: How to Lose and Regain American Swag “My swag was phenomenal.” ―Gilbert Arenas In the summer of 2004, I witnessed a Greek tragedy unfold … Continue reading

January 14, 2017 · 1 Comment

Clothes Do Make the Teacher

The controversy of the young Atlanta teacher’s clothing choice hit very close to home for me. The topic of “professionalism” in the field of education is a passionate subject I … Continue reading

September 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Teachers! Step Yo’ Game Up!

“You can’t make a living by playing video games all damn day!” – Anonymous Bewildered Educator… Game over for you teachers and parents who have blindly preached the Gospel of … Continue reading

June 13, 2016 · 1 Comment

Five Ways to Celebrate Teacher Appreciate Week Year-Round

Schools around the world are finding it harder to attract and retain good and effective teachers.  Attracting the best and brightest are vital to help innovation based economies evolve.  Of … Continue reading

May 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Quick Guide: Movies You Should Watch to Get a Glimpse of the Middle East

If you are thinking to travel to the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, or Oman, collectively known as the Gulf Cooperating Council (GCC), there are many books … Continue reading

May 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

What up Gangsta!: Andrew Jackson, The Most Gangster U.S. President

Hands down Andrew Jackson was one of the most popular and controversial presidents in my 8th grade U.S. history class. Jackson represented what they loved in their music – gangsterism.  … Continue reading

April 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Inspiration to Keep You Focused

Teachers!  If you need help recalibrating your GPS (gracious perspective system), then please watch this short story. It is too easy for us to get lost in our every day … Continue reading

April 20, 2016 · Leave a comment