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This is a story of the Kindergarten journey our family has taken this year in German. It’s mostly Walter’s story, and mine too, but all five of us have been affected by one of us being unhappy. It’s a lengthy … Continue reading

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Language Education: Two Years and Three Months

Almost exactly two years ago, a good friend of mine and I circulated a petition in our tiny community to request that our school board add instruction in a second language to our elementary school curriculum. My friend, who coincidentally … Continue reading

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A New Kind of Adventure

I’m proud to introduce our daughter Greta’s first ever blog post! I’m Greta, I’m ten years old, and I’ve lived in Vermont since I was a year old. I love to read, especially adventure fantasy books like Harry Potter, Percy … Continue reading

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First Days of School

If we were back in Vermont, I’d be gearing up for the first day of school on August 31. For this one precious year, all three of my children would be in the same school, the Mary Hogan Elementary School in … Continue reading

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