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The Indian in the Cupboard

Indian in the Cupboard has got everything: action, adventure, excitement, a pinch of magic, countless awards, rave reviews and oh yeah…some of your garden variety stereotyping and racism. I’m pretty sure someone could write a dissertation about everything that’s wrong … Continue reading

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Where It Began

Have you ever had one of those moments where the world suddenly goes still and silent? My moment happened when I was standing on a chair in my classroom putting a book up on a high shelf.  A student came … Continue reading

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