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10.31.2013  /  

Duarte Halloween Contest Winners!

Thanks to all who voted! The results of the Pumpkin Contest are in. 1st Place: Poopkin Training 2nd Place: Minion 3rd Place: Jack-o-saurus 4th Place: S’morkin 5th Place: Turduck-kin And we had some amazing costumes, too!   Doppelgängers were a hit this year. Thanks to everyone who participated, by carving, dressing up, voting, or reading […] Continue Reading

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10.24.2013  / Episode 6: The Horror of Frankenslides

We call them “Frankenslides.” You know, the kinds of slide decks made up of bits and pieces of presentations you or others have given before. The kind where you borrow a slide from here, a chart from there, then throw everything into one big PowerPoint file and present it to your staff. Those are Frankenslides, […] Continue Reading

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10.16.2013  /  

Do Learning Styles Teach Us Anything?

There’s something irresistible about personality quizzes. And judging by the number of “likes” garnered by our recent Facebook post about learning styles, it seems that you feel the same way. The conversation that stemmed from the post led us to think more deeply about the validity of learning styles, and how (or if) they can help facilitate more […] Continue Reading

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