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With a background in Educational Psychology, Dr. Hollinger has served in public schools for more than three decades. Learn More


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Remember Ted Williams?  No, not the famous baseball player, the other one.  The homeless guy with the great voice. Who can forget how he sky-rocketed to fame when a YouTube video of him displaying his talents went viral overnight? Ever wonder what happened to him?  Back when this

How To Deal With Unreceptive Parents

By: Franklin Schargel, Akribos Professional Associate   How should an educator deal with parents whose children misbehave or disrupt a class? Some parents of at-risk children do not know how to cope with their child’s behavior.  They may become hostile and/or aggressive

Increasing School Attendance

By:  Franklin Schargel, Akribos Professional Associate   Students who are not in school frequently do not learn. Did you know that missing just two days a month is equal to missing 10 percent of the school year and could lead to a student’s falling behind? In most states, that is

Introducing John M. Tyson, Guest Contributor

  Mr. John M. Tyson has enjoyed a long and distinguished career of public service in the state of Alabama. Mr. Tyson is a graduate of the University of South Alabama and The University of Alabama School of Law. He served as an elected member of the Alabama State Board of


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