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Miss Jackie is a journalist

Southern style I returned to my volunteer gig with Childrens PressLine yesterday for my last workshop of the spring session. We had 30 kids — way more from our pre-spring break seven! We had kids from age 8 to 17, … Continue reading

10. May 2009 by Jackie B
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Kids know the news is bad but important

What do you see in the news? Without pausing, the kids in the room shouted their answers: crime, murder, violence, crimes. New Orleans had the highest crime rate in the country in 2008. Just this last week there were 11 … Continue reading

01. March 2009 by Jackie B
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