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Trophy Kids

Trophy Kids

If you have followed me for the past few years, I gravely apologize.  You will know that I am sports coach and official.  Being a basketball coach and being a baseball umpire are two things that I truly love to do.  As you can imagine I have come across a whole cast of characters in my travails, Players, coaches, administrators and of course parents.  Most of my interaction with the aforementioned have been pleasant, but you have those few that…

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WAMS Parent continues to promote arts in venture

WAMS Parent continues to promote arts in venture

What’s New: Worcester studio moves beyond the sip-and-paint experience WORCESTER – Susan Dunshee, owner of Just Paint Studio, is all about taking creative ideas and bringing them to life. Starting with a hobby of organizing painting parties with family and friends, Ms. Dunshee launched Just Paint in 2011 and turned it into a learning space for classes and events.Her business began as a paint and BYOB experience, providing step-by-step lessons in canvas painting while the class sips and enjoys the…

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26 Ways To Build Parent and Community Involvement

26 Ways To Build Parent and Community Involvement

26 Ways To Build Involvement – PTO Today A is for Asking. If you want people to participate, you must ask. The number one reason people cite for not volunteering: “Nobody asked.” B is for Black Hole. People are afraid that if they volunteer, they’ll be sucked into a black hole of time commitment from which they can’t escape.