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Yesterday is gone

Yesterday is gone

As I ponder retirement and what that will look like, I realized that I have decades upon decades of accumulated stuff; and staying here in this house is not the plan. 801 more words


How Education Reform Has Evolved into a Test-Driven Privatization Movement

When the Common Core State Standards Initiative (CCSSI) was announced in 2009, it seemed relatively uncontroversial. Supported by the National Governors Association, CCSSI was promoted to establish uniform standards in reading and math for grades K-12 across the nation. 1,410 more words

Arne Duncan

*I'll Beat you 'til you're Singing about a Daisy Girl~*

Let me just Step Right In ;3
I got things to Invent
I’m an Innovator baby
Change the world
Fortune 500 before you kissed a girl. 471 more words

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You'll Never Guess What Tim Cook Is Doing With His Fortune

Apple’s Tim Cook is donating pretty much all of his fortune to charity!!

According to The Verge, he’s planning on paying for his 10-year-old nephew’s college education, and is going to donate the rest!! 90 more words


Students who take engineering have best chance of becoming super rich, says study of world's billionaires

Would-be university students set on making millions should sign up for extra engineering lectures, new analysis has shown.

More than a fifth of the world’s wealthiest people studied the subject at university, accounting for almost twice as many billionaires’ degrees as the next most popular choice. 391 more words


Tim Cook plans to give away all his wealth

Unlike his predecessor, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook is publicly committed to both corporate and personal philanthropy. One of the first things he did after being named CEO was start a matching gift program to encourage employees to donate to charitable causes. 219 more words

GMO man refuses to drink glyphosate

“…interview me about Golden rice, that’s what I’m talking about…”