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Music Is Brain Food

The road to hell is sometimes paved with good intentions. In the pursuit of No Child Left Behind ( 2001 Congress Act) and the frenzy towards desired higher test scores, school districts across the country doubled down on so-called core subjects like reading and math. Some kids got drill and …

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Studs, Tools, and Fools

I met author Kathleen Hering of Albany Oregon a couple of years back. I found her first book called Hammered, Nailed and Screwed (2012) in a coffee shop during my stay in Jacksonville, Oregon. I loved it so much that I was drawn to contact her, interview and write about …

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