Education 

Superintendent submits resignation; Willden cites ‘philosophical differences’ with some school board members as reason for stepping down

Willden cited “philosophical differences with a few of the board members” as the reason he decided to leave. He would not discuss specifics but said his decision to step down came up in “only the last few weeks.” “I had gotten another job offer I had been thinking about and had been trying to decide what I wanted to do for a few weeks,” he said. Willden submitted his resignation during a special school board meeting Monday, during which the board was holding the first of two public hearings about…

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Education 

Resources for Learning the German Language

Learning German used to be limited to brick-and-mortar schools or ineffective correspondence courses whose methods relied on memorization and translation skills, requiring years of study. However, the advancement of online technology has provided the opportunity for individuals and groups to learn German through electronic interaction and immersion, while studying at their own pace. Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone is a revolutionary software program designed to help users of all ages to learn German and other foreign languages, by interacting with exercises and programmed activities, using speech recognition programming, and having fun…

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