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Applying the Starfish method

There is a story written by Loren Eiseley that describes a young boy's attitude when a man questions the boy's intent on trying to save all the starfish before low tide. 

"The man laughed to himself and said, 'Do you realize there are miles of miles of miles of beach and hundreds of starfish?' 'You can’t make any difference.'"

"After listening politely, the boy bent down, picked up another starfish and threw it into the surf, then smiling at the man, he said: 'I made a difference to that one.'"

At Joy in Learning Discovery Center, with all of our educational therapy and Woodcock-Johnson IV® Achievement Testing services, we engage with your child fundamentally believing that a difference can be made, no matter the challenge. 

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