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Leslie Cook
Works at Appalachian State University
Attended University Of Georgia
Lives in Boone, NC
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"We are storytellers, writers, poets, and artists who abhor unfairness, and despise hypocrisy, and give voice to the voiceless, and tell truths that need to be told." Pres. Obama 3/7/15
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Example of Inland Southern dialect: He's from West Virginia!
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"Inquiry means living in that uncomfortable space where we don’t know the answer.” - Chris Lehmann http://ow.ly/DuAgu #edchat #inquiry #teaching
Nearly seven years after first opening its doors, the Science Leadership Academy public magnet high school* in Philadelphia and its inquiry-based approach to
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It took me a while to learn that not everyone wants to be flexible and open minded. Still don't understand why though.
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So what's the real purpose?
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Art and visual ingenuity.
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Think twice about joining a sorority. Will your student loan cover it?
 
Don't join a sorority before you read this article
Looking to join a sorority? You’ll need time and money to spare. And don’t be late for meetings and events (there’s a fine for that).
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This looks awesome!
This giant and eye-catching bed is designed by OGE Group that looks alike a bird's nest, of which the wooden nest is filled with comfortable egg-shaped pillows. The modern and unique birdsnest is not only furniture, also a playground for your living room.
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My new puppy tried to play with the one I have in my yard. You should try to snag one of those painted bulldogs that were (still are?) around town.
(Now I know what to get you for your birthday;-)
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"Come on, man. I gotta get out of this state!"
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Feb 27th the Count Down is On
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In the late 1990s artist Janet Echelman traveled to India as a Fulbright Scholar with the intention of giving painting exhibitions around the country. She shipped her painting supplies ahead of time and landed in the fishing village of Mahabalipuram to begin her exhibitions with one major hitch: ...
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    Associate Professor, present
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Boone, NC
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Charlotte, NC - Athens, GA - Chattanooga, TN - Knoxville, TN - Greenville, SC - Clermont-Ferrand, FR - Brussels, Belgium - Tulsa, OK - Vienna, WV
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I'm an Associate Professor of English Education. My time is spent preparing to teach, teaching, reading, writing, working with pre-service and practicing teachers, serving on various committees, and trying to keep my office from over flowing into the hallway.
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mom to an awesome daughter, sing bluegrass harmonies, teach for a living
Education
  • University Of Georgia
    English Education
  • University Of Tennessee
    English Education
  • University Of Georgia
    English & French
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This Dog is Not Allowed on the Bed. This is What She Does When They Leave
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This dog is not allowed on the bed (not sure if the cat is). The owners were curious to know if she obeyed the rules when they left the hous

Your Kid Is Being Bullied - But Not in the Way You Think
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What I Want My Daughter to Know - mom.me
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Being proud of who you are is only the start

College Group Sings 'Royals' Like You've Never Heard Before
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Do you love the song "Royals" by Lorde? Happen to have a passion for college a cappella à la the movie "Pitch Perfect"?

School cuts become personal | NC Policy Watch
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It's one thing to talk in the abstract about North Carolina being 46th in teacher pay. It's another thing when your 7th grade daughter bring

68 Mostly Free Ways to Entertain Yourself at Home
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Staying at home can be fun even if you're not a homebody. And staying home has its perks. Not only can you get a lot done, you will also be

Famous Quotes from famous people
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If I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field,

Perceptions of Middle School Writing
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Memories carry what the word writing has been for many of us--something done in and for school. My memories of my middle school writing cont

HowStuffWorks "What is water boarding?"
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Water boarding is a form of interrogation where water is repeatedly poured over someone\'s face. Learn about the technique of water boarding

Lockerz Share Buttons, Sharing Widget, Sharing Plugin - AddToAny
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Help visitors share, bookmark and subscribe to your content with Lockerz Share, the world's best sharing platform for websites and apps.

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10 day weather forecast for Asheville with weather conditions, high and low temperatures, and precipitation.

Charlotte Woman Wants CATS Pick Up Service Back | Charlotte News |...
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Twenty-eight year old Laura Lassiter is disabled and relies on CATS STS buses to get around. But they no longer come to her home.

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Accept the pain, cherish the joys, resolve the regrets; then can come the best of benedictions - 'If I had my life to live over, I'd do it a

Women bishops vote a 'grim day'
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The next Archbishop of Canterbury calls the rejection of women bishops by the Church of England's synod a "very grim day", as bishops prepar

Student Suspended for Speaking Native American Language
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After hearing a 12-year-old Menominee student speaking her Native language during class, the student was suspended from playing in that nigh

I-77 At Virginia/NC Border Closed Due To Accident - Watauga County Road ...
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A 75 car pileup has left I-77 near the North Carolina/Virginia border closed Sunday afternoon. Multiple media outlets are reporting that at

Romney Cements Status As Candidate Who Can Somehow Lose To Newt Gingrich
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Romney Cements Status As Candidate Who Can Somehow Lose To Newt Gingrich

Is Learning a Language Other Than English Worthwhile? - Room for Debate
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Lawrence Summers says the emergence of English as the lingua franca makes learning other languages less vital. Does he have a point?

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Tsze-Kung asked, saying, 'Is there one word which may serve as a rule of practice for all one's life?" The Master said, "Is not Reciprocity

Bill Maher Issues A Wake-Up Call For Your Lazy Friends
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