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Betty Turnbull

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Born
in Rockville Center, Long Island, The United States
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Shel Silverstein, Maurice Sendak

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February 2012


Betty Turnbull, is an internationally acclaimed early childhood development educator. Turnbull has worked with avant garde schools - those in the coal-mining towns of Appalachia and those in the developing nation of Haiti where she directed the development of the first rural preschool program. Today, hundreds of schools follow the model and curriculum Turnbull developed.

Turnbull, who believes that learning and growth should be fun, is passionate about the need for each child to develop a strong personal identity, a sense of belonging, and an understanding of self-worth. As relationships are increasingly virtual, personal identity becomes blurred and confused with online id names and avatars. Because the allure of fantasy and virtual worlds
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Creole Made Easy Workbook

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A Sergeant in the House

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Gifts and Gifted

As is the case with most, the beginning of a new year is a time of reflection for me. It gives pause to reflect on what really is important. Yes, lose weight, less screen time, more exercise, be kinder… and still more comes to mind. But this is the season of gift giving, so I often reflect on gifts I receive.


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My favorite gifts are probably those from grandchildren. There’s a cerami...

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