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Inspiring articles and talks:
The Benefits of Writing
Writing begets critical thinking: when you write, you must research, organize, analyze, develop, and persuade.
Writing is part of success: school work, University/Program acceptance, SAT, work proposals.
Writing reflects your abilities: does your writing say you are powerful? Effective? Organized? Persuasive?
The Benefits of Public Speaking
Public speakings skills develop confidence: to express your ideas, to be heard and to lead.
Public speaking is part of success: presentations, interviews, networking, competitions, debate and relationship-building.
Public Speaking is an exercise for the brain: you must critically learn a topic and deliver a response with clarity.
Books for the Child Who Reads, and Reads, and Reads...
Land of Stories
Pocket Full of Murder
Series of Unfortunate Events
Bridge to Terabithia
Because of Winn-Dixie
The Magician's Newphew
City of Ember
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Counting by 7's
My Sister's Keeper
The Glass Castle
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different
Into Thin Air
Ted Talks We Love
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