Joanne Rempe

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Teens, Anxiety and School Safety

It's that time of year when our teenagers are either starting high school, entering their stressful senior year when they apply to colleges or they are anxious about something going on in their sophomore or junior year. Let's face it. The high school years are not a cakewalk for any of us. I rarely …

How to Deal With Tweens 101: Play it Cool and Avoid Miley Cyrus

Recently, my 11-year-old son made me watch Miley Cyrus's "We Can't Stop" video. He felt that I had to see it to believe it. If you haven't seen the video, let's just say it's a lot of twerking and writhing and what we use to call "freaking" and "dry humping" (way back in the '80s). Plus a little …

Advice From Teachers to Parents

Like many teachers, I have a good relationship with the parents of my students. I have been both a general education teacher (social studies and math) and a special education teacher, and found both ups and downs working with a variety of parents. I spoke to colleagues from across my teaching …

Miley's Tongue and Other Reasons I'm Starting to Like Disney

I've never been a Disney fan. But after watching Miley Cyrus's minstrel hip-pulverizing, tongue-thrusting, simulated sex and teddy-bear parade, I wanted nothing more than to turn back the hands of time and find comfort in a small, small world where childhood is the stuff of wonder, and where one …

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