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Sign This To Stop Using Social Security Numbers As Medicare ID

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Nearly half of all ID theft occurs in the medical sector. Sign this petition to take the power back.
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Teachers succeed in spite of system and not because of it | Get Schooled

Teachers succeed in spite of system and not because of it | Get Schooled | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Your source to discuss and learn about education in Georgia and the nation and share opinions and news with Maureen Downey
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What's your type of lover? How fonts could help you find the perfect date

What's your type of lover? How fonts could help you find the perfect date | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
British designer believes that her online font-based personality quiz can help you identify the perfect partner
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Wolf Sharks, Energy Drinks and Learning Standards: Reflections from White House Education Game Jam | DMLcentral

Wolf Sharks, Energy Drinks and Learning Standards: Reflections from White House Education Game Jam | DMLcentral | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
It's 6:30 Sunday morning and the loft-like space that houses the educational software company Difference Engine echoes the metronome like taps of a ping pong ball flying across the table.
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Describing Connected Learning for Higher Ed | DML Hub

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Cycling or walking to work 'improves psychological health'

Cycling or walking to work 'improves psychological health' | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Researchers from the UK find that swapping driving for walking or cycling is accompanied by a boost to psychological well-being, on top of the well-known health benefits.
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Shrimp and grits together again on Jekyll Island

Shrimp and grits together again on Jekyll Island | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Jekyll Island’s Shrimp & Grits: the Wild Georgia Shrimp Festival is a mere 8 years old.But that’s clearly long enough to attract more than 20,000 to the Georgia coast to sample every combination imaginable of wild Georgia shrimp and its trusty sidekick — grits.
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Kids' Respiratory Virus Spreads to the Northeast

Kids' Respiratory Virus Spreads to the Northeast | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Enterovirus D68, the respiratory illness suspected of hospitalizing hundreds of children across the nation, has now spread to the Northeast and is likely to hit the whole country.
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These 7 States Have the Highest Rates of Pancreatic Cancer

These 7 States Have the Highest Rates of Pancreatic Cancer | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Pancreatic cancer is arguably the most lethal form of the disease. Find out which seven states this disease occurs in most often, as well as what new pathways are being tested to treat this terrible disease. - Sean Williams - Health Care
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Study Scrutinizes Anticoagulant Use for Cancer Patients

Study Scrutinizes Anticoagulant Use for Cancer Patients | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Study finds that not accounting for individual risk factors can lead to mistakes in prescribing anticoagulants, which can increase morbidity and mortality in cancer patients.
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Pancreatic cancer network honors Wyoming man

Pancreatic cancer network honors Wyoming man | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Info packet links healthcare pros to resources to benefit patients
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Single? So are the majority of U.S. adults | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour

Single? So are the majority of U.S. adults | The Rundown | PBS NewsHour | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data singles now make up the majority of the adult population in the United States.
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Curiosities, Collections, and Curating: Considering Maker Portfolios | Educator Innovator

Curiosities, Collections, and Curating: Considering Maker Portfolios | Educator Innovator | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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Hollins professor Eric Trethewey was ‘fine, strong poet’

Hollins professor Eric Trethewey was ‘fine, strong poet’ | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Eric Trethewey taught poetry to graduate students aiming to become the next great American poets. He taught poetry to jail inmates looking for a constructive outlet for their torments.
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NFL Player Reportedly Suffering Memory Loss Will Return to Play After Concussion

NFL Player Reportedly Suffering Memory Loss Will Return to Play After Concussion | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
John Abraham is a 36-year-old linebacker who plays for the Arizona Cardinals. He suffered a concussion during his team's September 8 game; though it was Abraham’s first reported career concussion, ESPN's Adam Shefter reported that he was already having trouble with memory loss. Abraham took a leave of absence from...
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Atlanta airport to close runway for 29 days

Atlanta airport to close runway for 29 days | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport said it is closing one of its five runways for 29 days to replace pavement.
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Describing the Why of Connected Learning

Describing the Why of Connected Learning | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Join Mimi Ito, Vera Michalchik, and William Penuel September 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM PSt. Post your questions and comments via Twitter using the #CCourses hashtag. As educators who support connected le...
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A Smart Light That Sets The Right Mood For Everything You Do

A Smart Light That Sets The Right Mood For Everything You Do | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The LHT lamp wakes you up to stimulating blue light and puts you to sleep with soothing reds. In between, there's hues to drive focus, calm, and...
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Ohio school district performance index rankings: Solon third, Rocky River fifth

Ohio school district performance index rankings: Solon third, Rocky River fifth | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Solon, Rocky River, Beachwood and Chagrin Falls rank among the top 10 school districts in Ohio for performance index.
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Lakewood police are still searching for man that attacked a raped a woman in Lakewood

Lakewood police are still searching for man that attacked a raped a woman in Lakewood | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Lakewood police are still searching for man that attacked a raped a woman in Lakewood
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Islamic State Group's War Chest Is Growing Daily

Islamic State Group's War Chest Is Growing Daily | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Islamic State militants, who once relied on wealthy Persian Gulf donors for money, have become a self-sustaining financial juggernaut, earning more than $3 million a day from oil smuggling, human trafficking, theft and extortion, according to U.S. intelligence officials and private experts. ...
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Scary and reprehensible. 

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Doctor receives threats after laying off employee with cancer

Doctor receives threats after laying off employee with cancer | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Critics are calling Dr. George Visnich the world’s meanest doctor after he reportedly sent a letter to his longtime employee, Carol Jumper, informing her that he was laying her off due to her cancer diagnosis.
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Bob Cain, 80: CNN newsman had ‘love for helping people’

Bob Cain, 80: CNN newsman had ‘love for helping people’ | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Veteran journalist and CNN anchor Bob Cain had an impact on the lives of many with his gravitas and caring heart.
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Georgia education system gets poor marks in national report

Georgia education system gets poor marks in national report | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Georgia’s education system earned low marks in a just-released national report. The state lags in academic achievement, postsecondary and workforce readiness but performs well in offering parental options, data quality and fiscal responsibility categories, according to the U.
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How Can Museums Change Teens — and Vice Versa?

How Can Museums Change Teens — and Vice Versa? | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Written by Chelsea Kelly, Milwaukee Art MuseumOver the past four years, I have worked with hundreds of Milwaukee-area teens who love art, and who, over their time in teen programs at the Milwaukee ...
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Genius Hour and the Global Cardboard Challenge | Educator Innovator

Genius Hour and the Global Cardboard Challenge | Educator Innovator | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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