Last week I posted an article about how some folks in Lorain County, OH, are fighting excessive amounts of standardized testing in Ohio .
I didn't realize this would generate so much controversy. ...
It's been just ...
Crossposted on Mama's Blog , a blog about parenting a teen on the Autism Spectrum.
Spectrum teens are just like all teens; some of them love to read, some of them like to read, some of them hate to ...
The triumphant smiles of Doug, Jesse & Catherine Snodgrass at Jesse's high school graduation
While reading dsnodgrass 's recent diary thanking ...
George Stinney's mugshots.
Normally, I don't put a news excerpt from The New York Times in Night Owls, but I'm making an exception tonight to ensure that ...
to shrivel and shrink
This is a report of a study posted at Alternet. It focuses on using Savitex , a commerically-prepared medical marijuana spray used for ameliorating the impact and symptoms of ...
More people paid attention to my last diary than I expected. Thank you, that was a nice surprise. I wondered what to write about next. I asked myself, “What is it that I have to say to others ...
Crossposted at Ellie Castellanos.com/Mama's Blog
Ellie’s sense of perspective, artistically speaking, has always been very good. From a young age, she could draw two airplanes and you could tell ...
Shortly after I got home from work today I got a frantic call from my Ex-Wife. She had gotten a text from our Daughter which said she was a danger to herself. The 10 minutes it took me to get there ...
At The Last Real Indians , Ruth Hopkins (a Sisseton Wahpeton and Mdewakanton Dakota/Hunkpapa Lakota) notes the latest in-your-face racism displayed by students at the University of North Dakota's ...