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Tony Rosato, ‘Saturday Night Live’ Alum, Dies at 62 — Variety

Actor Tony Rosato, an alum of the sketch comedy series “Saturday Night Live” and “SCTV,” died on Tuesday night at his home in Toronto. He was 62. The comedian died of a suspected heart attack, though an autopsy has not … Continue reading

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TOGETHER WE STAND, DIVIDED WE FALL on StartSomeGood, a crowdfunding platform for non-profits, social entrepreneurs and changemakers

TOGETHER WE STAND, DIVIDED WE FALL on StartSomeGood, a crowdfunding platform for non-profits, social entrepreneurs and changemakers.

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Charter School Corruption in North Carolina

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
To think about charter schools in America today, you have to separate the rhetoric from the reality. It helps to have a guide, someone who sees the man behind the curtain. Blowing smoke…

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Why the California Teachers Association Launched the Call for Duncan’s Resignation

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
The California Teachers Association introduced the resolution calling for Arne Duncan to resign. Similar proposals had been defeated in 2011 and 2012. This one passed. Here it is. Duncan is without question the…

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Writing Tips: Character Profiles

Originally posted on Shannon A Thompson:
Lots of announcements today before I share my thoughts on creating character profiles: ShannonAThompson.com hit 17,000 followers! This is truly amazing, and I cannot believe that we’re continuing to grow. I started this little blog…

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Ohio: Another Charter School Closing

Ohio: Another Charter School Closing.

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Ohio: Another Charter School Closing

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
From Bill Phillis of the Ohio Adequacy and Equity Coalition: Another charter school will close down: corruption, ethics, nepotism and poor performance, at issue. The superintendent of the VLT Academy, a charter school…

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