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What It Is

Each year, the 8th grade advisors get to select a book for each of their advisees which is given to them at their 8th grade graduation. This is always a daunting but satisfying task, figuring out which book to give … Continue reading

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Graduation at Sendai-Chuo

These are some of IB’s students (who are looking at him) just after elementary school graduation (6th grade). They are just about to gather with the rest of the graduates for a group picture. The rest of the elementary students … Continue reading

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Graduating under sauna conditions

It was over 95 degrees today and graduation was held in a non-air-conditioned auditorium. Plastic fans were handed out at the door but all they did was move the hot air around. Plus pumping a hand fan seems to produce … Continue reading

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Gifts always work both sides of the street.

Each year, the 8th grade advisors get to select a book for each of their advisees which is given to them at their 8th grade graduation. This is always a daunting but satisfying task, figuring out which book to give … Continue reading

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