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Lynne Diligent
Worked at U.S.A., Middle East (20 years)
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Lived in U.S.A., Middle East
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"What ever caused history and geography (the two subjects in which Americans seem to be severely lacking) to be replaced by Social Studies?"  As a social studies teacher by training (who mostly tau...
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Familes, and the rest of us, wait from moment-to-moment to hear the latest updates in the Germanwings crash in the French Alps.  Speaking personally as a family member of someone who was killed on ...
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How many of us have felt sad about losing a childhood friend as we grow older, or sad about losing another close relationship in our life, either through divorce, or more commonly, through drifting...
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  The flipped classroom is just not appropriate for all subjects, all of the time.  This educational fad has gone way too far, and is being used for the wrong reasons.  Most importantly, it ru...
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"To the point! The government is committing a crime...," was the commentary posted following an article deploring public school conditions in a North African country. The article spoke about deplor...
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An economic trend and a social trend have combined today such that parents are now being judged today by a completely new set of criteria. With the decline of the middle class, more people than eve...
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Successful people know that it's important to maintain optimism, and to work on restoring optimism when it flags. Sometimes we don't have a choice about spending time with negative people, especial...
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I've lived in the Middle East for 20 years.  I write about universal and intercultural issues in education, as well as about intercultural communication, international business, and expat interests.
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