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    Leave that “awkward” Hitler costume at home, teachers

    Teacher resource website www.teachhub.com has dos and don’ts for teachers who want to dress up on Halloween: DON’T forget about comfort and mobility No matter how amazing the costume is, you still have to teach in this all day, so anything that’s really hot or prevents you from…
    Terry Stoops, October 18, 2017
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    Do we spend more on Politics or Halloween?

    Everything has a price, so how much do Americans spend on the spookiest day of the year? Since 2005, the National Retail Federation has conducted a Halloween Consumer Spending Survey to gauge consumer behavior and shopping trends related to Halloween spending. Overall, 162 million…
    Sarah Curry, October 31, 2014
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    Neighborhood trick-or-treating?

    Dear Progressives, It is not too early to begin formulating an assignment plan for Halloween 2012.  I am sure that you dislike the fact that families stayed in their neighborhoods to collect candy.  Isn’t it time to bus kids to different neighborhoods to go trick-or-treating?  Let’s reduce candy inequality and…
    Terry Stoops, November 1, 2011