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Volume 4 Number 7
I feel we have to approach education with the determination to affect each and every one of our students. The mentality of achieving "success" after reaching one child isn't enough.
The Essential 55 Rules - Discovering the Successful Student In Every Child...
The Essential 55 Rules - Discovering the Successful Student In Every Child by Ron Clark
There Must Be More Than This: Finding More Life, Love and Meaning by Overcoming Your Soft Addictions by Judith Wright
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Teacher Resource Book Reviews from the Teachers.Net Community
Behavior Management Sites
NASAexplores: Express Lessons & On-line Resources for K-12 Educators by Dawn Gaddis
Editor's epicks for July by Kathleen Alape Carpenter
Gadget Lovers of the World Unite! by Skippy
Tech Tip - Printing Bookmarks and Favorites from the Teacher Chatboard
Helping Young Children Deal with Violence in the News from National Association for the Education of Young Children
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Travelogue by Kathleen Alape Carpenter
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by Kathleen Alape Carpenter

In San Francisco's shoreline Crissy Field, a gem of a recreational site in the Presidio and part of the Golden Gate Recreational Area, you might catch a glimpse of "The Rock Man" as he patiently and meticulously creates rock towers that you have to see to believe. No tricks, no gum, no glue, no other support.
Crissy Field information:

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Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah overflows its borders. Miles before entering the park we had already pulled over several times so I could snap some pictures. But once inside, the view is even more incredible.

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A view on the road to Bryce Canyon National Park.

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Looking down into the canyon

Bryce Canyon National Park information:

From Kanab, Utah, Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon National Park, and the North Rim of the Grand Canyon are day trips. Each park is uniquely breathtaking.

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A view at Grand Canyon North Rim

Kanab information:
Grand Canyon National Park:
Zion National Park:
Bryce Canyon National Park:

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With a thunderstorm in the distance, approaching from the South Rim, the usual haziness across the canyon was more pronounced. Humans on the rock formation in the right foreground provide perspective.

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