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I'd rather die than have to read to a group.
As noted in this Psychology Today story, it’s often cited that the fear of public speaking ranks higher for many people than their fear of death. Despite the pervasive anxiety of speaking in front of others, children are still taught to...
January 29 2015, 11:15 AM
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Imagine not being able to read this. One in four kids in the United States likely can’t. Illiteracy—often tied to poverty—is connected to lack of employment opportunities in life, greater health problems, and an increased risk of criminal behavior. Yes, the statistics are grim—but one local...
August 4 2014, 10:00 AM