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Old June 27 2010, 04:37 PM   #25
Dayton Ward
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Re: A description is up for one of the new Starfleet Academy books

^ To paraphrase Dennis Miller: Kids are sponges, and parents and teachers should be acting as Super Soakers.

My oldest daugther is learning some Spanish at her pre-school, and her grandmother is teaching her Japanese. The results are pretty startling, particularly to a guy who's linguistics skills barely encompass English (with a healthy does of Profane English, and a dash of Klingon thrown in for flavor). Putting both of my kids in a Montessori school is expensive as all hell, but watching how they develop -- and how they enjoy the learning process -- is worth every penny.

(Sorry...we now return your thread to the topic already in progress.)

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