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Author Archive | Melisa Pulgini


Designing our Home-school Environment

We are a home-school family.  My daughter is enrolled in an online, public charter school.  The school provides an asynchronous, well-crafted and varied curriculum with a great amount of materials and support.  I, as her “learning coach,” ultimately control how the curriculum is delivered and materials presented.   I could opt to use the curriculum solely […]

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Our Dealings with a House of Cards

This post is absolutely nothing to do with the well-acclaimed US drama series which I have yet to view. Nor is it in any relation to its predecessor, the early 90’s UK miniseries, which I have viewed. This post is about an actual house of cards— a cardboard mansion, painstakingly constructed by my eldest child. […]

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