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Notes from the Electronic Cottage 9/2/10

Producer/Host: Jim Campbell

It’s back to school time again so here are some back to school aids foryoung (and not so young) – links to newspapers and magazines in countries all overthe world – listings of almost all newspapers in the U.S. – links to 7500 dictionaries in many dozens of languages.
In addition to the normal questions those going back to school face as a newyear begins, parents in Maine are facing another question, one with lifelongimplications for their children: should they supply their children’s socialsecurity numbers to schools? It’s a very big question: here’s why.