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I'm Jaron Pak, and I have a confession to make. I. Love. History. Like, I crave it 24/7. I can’t get enough of it. To give you an idea of how all-encompassing this obsession … [Read more...] about Confessions of a History Buff: 4 Important Do’s and Don’ts When Teaching History
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Volunteer work can be a great opportunity for teens! Not only is it great for them to learn to put others first and to get outside of their comfort zones, but it also looks … [Read more...] about 6 Reasons Why Your Teen Should Volunteer