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December 2012 SAT essay prompts

The December SAT essay prompts (from December 1, 2012) are now publicly available.   A paraphrase of the four essay prompts follows: Sometimes leaders become successful by treating other people poorly, which is not good. Prompt: Is it important to consider how nice or polite leaders are? Many people stubbornly cling to their beliefs. Prompt: Is it good to strongly believe something? Everybody makes mistakes. Prompt: Should we be forgiving of people's mistakes? Everything that can be inv

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Possible in-depth grammar lessons

Teachers always want to say more; when a student asks a question, the mind of the teacher fills with ideas of ways to impart the information--explanations, diagrams, pairs of contrast and similarities, quiz questions, challenge questions, and the like. But no teacher I know ever has time to exhaust even a single idea. There are always just too many different questions to answer and too many doubts that could arise.   That said, I thought I might keep a list of the topics I wish to expand on in

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Making changes to the Urch forums

You may have noticed that I've changed a few things in the forums over the last week or so. The colors are a bit brighter, and I've added some different graphics and emoticons. On the back end, I've been doing a few things as well, but most users won't notice. The back-end work involves looking at moderated threads, complaints about threads, and a few other things like that. Summer was busy for me (as it usually is), so there were a few hundred different things that I needed to look at.   So, a

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