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Public Speaking

According to Education Week, having good oral communication skills is ranked at the top of lists of skills sought …

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Jackson County 4-H Clubs

Cloverbuds – Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month, 3:45–5 p.m. Explorers Club – Meets the 2nd and …

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Public Speaking

Public Speaking Public speaking is considered an important professional skill. Public speaking is also ranked as a high anxiety experience …

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4-H Skills and History

4-H Skills and History Today’s children and youth need us to take action. The news is full of information about …

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There Have Always Been Bullies

We hear a lot about bullying these days. Some may say “there’s always been bullies,” but it seems that …

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Compassion Is an Important Life Skill

Compassion is defined by Webster’s dictionary as the “sympathetic consciousness of others’ distress together with a desire to alleviate …

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4-H Achievment Plans

We’re adding a fun new requirement for Jackson County 4-H membership beginning this year. All members are asked to …

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The Natural World

For those of you who read my columns on a regular basis it will come as no surprise that …

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New Year Goals for Kids

New Year Goals for Kids “Would you tell me please which way I ought to walk from here?” “That depends a …

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Homework

We are all teachers. Don’t leave it all up to the adults who are in the classroom. Your interest …

Multiple Intelligences

What does it mean to be smart? Many people believe it’s all about getting good grades and high test …