Daily Archives: 27 January 27, 2010

NH teacher, 100, gets degree a day before dying

CONCORD, N.H. – It was Harriet Richardson Ames’ dream to earn her bachelor’s degree in education. She finally reached that milestone, nearly three weeks after achieving another: her 100th birthday. On Saturday, the day after receiving her diploma at her … Continue reading

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The State of the Union is . . .

One thing I keep hearing about this week is whether or not President Obama will say, “The state of our Union is strong.”  And that got me to thinking, how often has that phrase been said either at a State … Continue reading

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Wireless Page To TV Magnifier

As easy to use as a computer mouse, this device scans written materials and sends them wirelessly to your television set in real time, magnifying them up to 25X for easy viewing of fine print. Link

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Bag of Randomness

Heheheh . . . a sea horse. Most of the time in tonight’s class will involve presentations from my students.  This class has been very proactive about it, calling and emailing me questions.  I’m expecting good stuff, and hope they … Continue reading

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