Prison education programs have been shown to lead to better employment rates for those who have served time. In 2007, I gave someone a second chance. I was in Danbury Federal Correctional Institution recruiting women for a new program for people returning from prison that I was running in New York City. A woman approached me and handed me her portfolio. It was basically a detailed resume of her accomplishments, skills and goals for the future. Over a two-year period before this, I had visited at least six female facilities in New York and ...
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Según una encuesta del Eurobarómetro de 2014, el 77% de los consumidores de la Unión Europea (UE) prefieren reparar sus productos que comprarlos nuevos, pero al final tienen que reemplazarlos o desecharlos porque están desengañados por el coste de las reparaciones y el servicio postventa. La culpa es de la llamada obsolescencia programada o final anticipado e imprevisto para el consumidor de la vida útil de un producto. Por ejemplo, si usamos una impresora que nos ha costado 35€ y a las 1000 impresiones deja de funcionar, qué hacemos:…
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Shoutout to the creators, the designers and artists of icons, graphics, pictures, gradients and every other wonder. This project would not be possible without the talent of so many different creators. Go and check them out. Get your dose of inspiration and see what you can create.   Images and photos: Pixabay Pexels Shutterstock Icons Iconarchive Aha-soft Emojione Flaticon Rocke
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Pixabay is my source for great images. Here is a list of artists. Felix Mittermeier Pixabay Link Unsplash Link Felix has made a fantastic app called Storyban. Check it out. The platform when it comes to stories of all kinds. Twitter Erwin Bosman Pixabay Erwin Bosman    
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A basic income is good for societies. One could discuss the differences between universal or partial.
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Maria Tecla Artemisia Montessori (Italian pronunciation: [maˈriːa montesˈsɔːri]; August 31, 1870 – May 6, 1952) was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. At an early age, Montessori broke gender barri…
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