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The Independent Project

“If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow” – John Dewey One of my last blog entries was “Why I Voted No on the Exploration Academy.”  For those of you who haven’t followed the … Continue reading

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Why is Dr. Willard Daggett Speaking in Verona and Why Should You Attend?

Dr. Willard Daggett will appear Wednesday, December 12, 2012 in the Verona Performing Arts Center from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  He has been invited to come and speak in Verona to help kick off the rebooting of the strategic … Continue reading

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Back to School Night – an Opportunity for Families

Starting last week already each of our Verona Area School District Schools has been hosting “Back to School Nights”.  These are opportunities for families to come to school after traditional hours and meet with teachers, tour the school, and become … Continue reading

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Kick Off to a new School Year

Sorry that my timing is off.  I left town Friday after the following meeting and then was sick the past few days. Friday morning I had the privilege of joining the Verona Area School District staff for their annual kickoff … Continue reading

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Campaign Update

Today I was able to meet with Erin Kuehn-Schettler who is the Director of Student Services for the School District.  She has responsibility for helping to coordinate all efforts of the guidance, school psychologist, social work, and special education staff.  … Continue reading

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It’s a doggy dog world

Another lovely weekend is in the books.  I walked I am estimating 5 miles or so over the two days.  I visited well over 300 homes in Verona dropping literature and trying to get my name out.   Following is a … Continue reading

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Wisconsin State Journal questionnaire

Recently the Wisconsin State Journal contacted me about participating in their candidate preview. They provided three questions in which to respond and those answers will run sometime in a future edition of the paper. My initial answers went well beyond … Continue reading

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