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Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.

From The New York Times:

Her Parents Thought Swimming Lessons Were a Good Idea

Krystal Lara is one of very few Latinas in her class at Stuyvesant High School, and in the pool. She’s backstroking her way toward the Olympics.…

Former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

Good video about former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka

http://www.foxsports.com/video?vid=396080195760

Rebecca Wear Robinson's Blog – February 2011 Archive (3)

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Accident (noun) - 1.  an undesirable or unfortunate happening that occurs unintentionally and usually results in harm, injury, damage, or loss; casualty; mishap.  2.  an event that happens unexpectedly, without deliberate plan or cause.

 

Accidents happen every day.  1065 children accidentally drown every day.  This means that roughly, 10,650 children ‘almost’ drown every day and many are permanently damaged and require lifetime care.  Let’s put…

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Added by Rebecca Wear Robinson on February 24, 2011 at 1:38pm — 5 Comments

Mr. Rogers had it right.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yXEuEUQIP3Q

 

Children are not small adults.  Children do not have the emotional development that adults possess.  (Well, some possess more, but that’s another story.)  Children are continuing to develop at a rate that boggles the mind, that boggles their own small mind.  And ‘children’ means birth through age 19, sometimes even 21, until the brain and the body have stopped their…

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Added by Rebecca Wear Robinson on February 17, 2011 at 12:21pm — No Comments

Can an innovative new app keep children from drowning?

I discovered a very cool app for your iPhone this week - teaching your child to swim.  Check out uSwim Australia, http://www.uswim.com/ or go directly to iTunes to download the free app…

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Added by Rebecca Wear Robinson on February 10, 2011 at 10:43am — 4 Comments

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