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Less than eight years ago, I stood in the Central Lee High School gymnasium listening to speech after speech of how our class is the future and how we are the leaders of tomorrow. These speeches came from people who have been down the road to success and from some of my fellow classmates, who I felt, stayed up late at night writing what they knew their parents wanted to hear them say. My biggest concern at the time was why we could not have high school baseball practice on Sundays. If I wasted a day of opportunity for improvement, I was going to fall behind. It is funny how at that age, trivial things seem to take on major importance, and as you grow older and more mature your priorities change.

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Degree Name

Master of Arts in Education


Department of Educational Administration and Counseling

First Advisor

Robert H. Decker


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