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The Other F-Word

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This word may not conjure pleasant thoughts, but it’s an old word with an interesting history. And it makes a lot of us laugh, too.

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50 + Acronyms and Initials You Always Use, Defined

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What do the M’s stand for in M & M? How about 3M? John Green solves these and other mysteries in this entertaining video.

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Should We Still Teach Cursive Writing?

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The much publicized Common Core standards don’t require the teaching of cursive handwriting in elementary schools and, like so much else about the Common Core, this makes a lot of people unhappy.

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Write with Nouns and Verbs!

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A key principle for strong writing is: “Write with nouns and verbs.”

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Feghoots and Shaggy Dogs

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Not familiar with a feghoot? I bet you really are. You just didn’t know that’s what it’s called.

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