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THE LEADERBOARD LIGHTS UP! It’s 12 for Ionic, 5 for Doric, and 1 each for Corinthian and Rams Horn. And the answer is … Ionic! As the correct response flashes on the smartboard, cheers arise from Miss Cattabriga‘s seventh grade classroom at Barnstable Intermediate School in Hyannis, MA. Fingers fly across iPads and the next […]

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HAPPY FEET TIME! School is starting! For the traditional schedules, like ours, it’s next week – the Tuesday after Labor Day. For others, the school bell has already rung this week. No matter when you start school, though, change is in the air. By the time they graduate high school, this year’s incoming kindergarten class […]

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CUSHING ACADEMY IS A LOVELY AND EXCLUSIVE private school nestled in hills and valleys just south of Vermont and New Hampshire, off Rt 2 in the central MA town of Ashburnham. At $42,000 a year plus fees, it is clearly not for the children of us wage slaves. But it has just completed a transformation […]

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