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Why You Need to Watch “Thirteen Reasons Why”

I’ve seen the blog posts, the angry mothers, and the social media rants. Perhaps you have too. But when I actually looked into why parents were disgruntled over the new Netflix series Thirteen Reasons Why, I was a bit dumbfounded. As you know, I’m not an expert on the issue, but I am an educator… Continue reading Why You Need to Watch “Thirteen Reasons Why”

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Talking to Teens About Dating Violence

“He asked me out!”  I squealed with joy.  After two years of a high-school infatuation, he had finally asked me out.  At the time, I was just shy of 16 years old and was on cloud nine.  He could do no wrong and I would do anything to keep him happy and sticking around.  It… Continue reading Talking to Teens About Dating Violence