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Heading to the Philippines? Our 10 Best Travel Tips

 
With the world opening back up, it might be time for you to start travel planning again (albeit safely). The Philippines is a foodie’s paradise and a cross-cultural wonderland, with rich cultural heritage and history and extremely friendly locals. There are large, global cities and small villages to explore...and SO MUCH to do.
 
Heading to the Philippines? Our 10 Best Travel Tips
 

Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes: The Carl D. Bradley

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Jun 27, 2022 / 0 comments
From 6/23/22 to 6/29/22, you can get a free 386-page PDF of Exploring Michigan’s Sunset Coasts for use on your iPad or notebook as you travel. Go to author Julie Royce’s website at www.jkroyce.wordpress.com. Click the button on the sidebar and provide your email. Your email will be deleted once the book is sent. If you like the book, tell your friends and suggest they get the free PDF or buy the book on Amazon. Better yet, if you like it, write a review on Amazon. Let’s promote Michigan!  
 
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Read This: Lessons of Family, Love, Life, and Loss Blooming in A Garden for Grace

Combining beautiful poetry with stunning hand-drawn floral illustrations, A Garden for Grace by Ellen Mainville is an exploration of family, love, and life through lessons inspired by the beauty of nature.

Read This: Lessons of Family, Love, Life, and Loss Blooming in A Garden for Grace

Read This: The Moth Girl

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Jun 23, 2022 / 0 comments

The world needs more books like this! 

I recently read an extraordinary new YA novel, entitled The Moth Girl, written by Heather Kamins. Why do I make such a bold statement?

Read This: The Moth Girl

Through the Eyes of an Educator: A Compendium

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Jun 23, 2022 / 0 comments

 

Through the Eyes of an Educator: A Compendium

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Tyler Gedman: #CommunityCollegeBecause ... It helps make me who I am

Tyler Gedman studied art at CCAC South Campus, and graduated in 2022. Tyler is continuing his education in the fall, but in the meantime, is substitute teaching and painting his way through life.

Tyler Gedman: #CommunityCollegeBecause ... It helps make me who I am

Exploring Michigan's Coasts: A Compendium

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Jun 22, 2022 / 0 comments

I have written a three-book travel series exploring Michigan’s coastlines, entitled Exploring Michigan’s Sunrise Coasts, Exploring Michigan’s Upper Peninsula Coasts, and  Exploring Michigan’s Sunset Coasts.

Exploring Michigan's Coasts: A Compendium

Holland's Big Red photo courtesy Gary Martin Photography

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The Empathy Advantage: Coaching Children to be Kind, Respectful, & Successful

“Nothing is more important than empathy for another human being’s suffering. Nothing—not career, not wealth, not intelligence, certainly not status. We have to feel for one another if we’re going to survive with dignity” - Audrey Hepburn
 
I have long believed in the power of empathy and the need for more of it in our classrooms and our boardrooms. 

Musical Tapestries of Connection and Reflection

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Jun 20, 2022 / 0 comments

Music can help create connections; it can also help remember them. Music can recall times of kindness, of grace, of patience. A lot to ask of a song or a tune? Not necessarily.

Here are several pieces of music to go along with these ideas.

Musical Tapestries of Connection and Reflection

Shipwrecks of the Great Lakes: The Storm of 1913, Part Two

by Julie Royce /
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Jun 18, 2022 / 0 comments
Note: From 6/9/22 through 6/22/22, you can get a free 386-page PDF of Exploring Michigan’s Sunset Coasts. Go to author Julie Royce’s website at www.jkroyce.wordpress.com. Click the button on the sidebar and provide your email. Your email will be deleted once the book is sent. If you like the book, tell your friends and suggest they get the free PDF or buy the book on Amazon. Better yet, if you like it, write a review on Amazon. Let’s promote Michigan! 
 

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