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BOOK BORROWINGS- How to Be A Great Communicator by Nido Qubein

 Borrow this book if you have to! Borrow the information inside of the book if you are smart! And make it yours if you are wise! Nido Qubein is a true American success story; a rags to riches type of guy. He is an immigrant who landed on the shores of American with only $50 [...]

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Doers Get Things Done!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog! Who are the shakers and movers in your community? Doers are the shakers and movers, of course! Why? Well, it’s really quite simple; doers are shakers and movers because doers get things done. And people who get things done are eventually going to be successful leaders… a.k.a. shakers [...]

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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview of Cyclist Extraordinaire Aidan Charles!

 Aidan Charles, the Founder and Executive Director of the CCAP, has built a life and career around the sport of cycling. Fortunate to discover cycling at the young age of 14, he found passion, success and discipline in pursuit of the sport. As a result of hard work and perseverance, Aidan raced throughout the country [...]

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Think About Your Thinking!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog! Watch this video on Metacognition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7hadX9UZ5E Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. Our amazing brains are connected to a vast network called our nervous system. This system carries millions of impulses or neurons that are firing off all at once, and are capable of making an infinite amount of connections. [...]

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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview of Beth Deluco

 Beth Deluco is the executive director of Civics First Inc., a nonprofit group that promotes law-related education projects in the state’s public and private schools. Beth and Civics First are really making a difference in our youth’s lives by pushing for Connecticut schools to teach more civics. She also is a Girl Scout Leader, PTO [...]

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RADW- Read, Analyze, Discuss, and Write!

A Teen Leadership Blog! *Watch a video of me in my classroom talking about the teamwork method to teaching: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYkqO-m01io&t=1s Award-winning author, speaker, and educator. For years my inner city students have entered my classroom and have seen (RADW) Read, Analyze, Discuss, and Write on the white board in the front of the classroom [...]

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