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Visual Latin and high school credit.

I received this question: How do I beef up Visual Latin to be worthy of high school course credit?  I remember something about adding in Henle or another starting after or with Lesson 16, but I can no longer find that information on the Compass Classroom site as I was...

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How to avoid burnout.

You guys may have heard of Brendon Bruchard, the productivity guru.  I attended one of his events some years ago, and I still get emails from him. I found this paragraph from one of his emails interesting.  I like the sound of wandering around the city. Remember,  I...

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How to unclog a toilet without a plunger.

Years ago, my father in law taught me one of the most useful tips I had never heard of. He showed me how to unclog a toilet without using a plunger. Though I am not quite as bad as Mr. Monk from the series Monk, I can't stand plungers.  Disgusting. I was happy when my...

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