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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview of Educator MichaelKnight Zayas!

 Michaelknight Zayas, Lead Teacher of the New Britain High School and Health Academy loves to teach.  He was born and raised in New Britain, speaks English and Spanish. Michaelknight is a product of the New Britain School system all the way from elementary school through college where at CCSU he received a bachelor's [...]

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It’s Okay to Get Your Hands Dirty!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog! I can remember a few times in my life when somehow the world stopped spinning for just a moment. What caused this rare moment? Surprisingly, my dirty hands. During these occasional stand-still moments I became lost in in my thoughts while staring at my dirty hands. This would [...]

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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview of Stephanie Hertz!

 Stephanie Hertz is the Assistant Project Director at the CT regional office of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL). Stephanie oversees all aspects of ADL’s regional A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute programs, including teacher training programs, campus and workplace programs, and K-12 programs such as “Names Can Really Hurt Us.” She assists with the recruitment, training [...]

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Stretch A Little Bit Out Of Your Comfort Zone!

A Unique Teen Leadership Blog! Stretch… Stretch… A little bit further… Hold it a bit longer… Come on… Ah… Okay, relax. How do you feel now? Well, if you are like most normal people then you probably don’t love stretching, but you probably loved the feeling of having stretched. Let me explain. You [...]

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Daniel Blanchard’s Interview of Author John Neufeld

 John Neufeld is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Neufeld include Edgar Allan, Lisa, Bright and Dark: A Novel, The Handle and the Key, and Freddy's Book. John also provides political commentary for NPR.   John, did you always know that you [...]

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BOOK BORROWINGS- Ideas Are Free by Robinson and Schroeder

 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! This month’s book is a little different than my past blogs on leadership and self-improvement books. Ideas Are Free by Alan Robinson and Dean Schroeder is a business book [...]

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