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Karin D. Thompson

Joined 10 years ago from Tampa




Karin has a BS degree in Journalism from Florida A&M University. She is a former reporter and still works in the communications field in public relations. She is married with two small children. Karin has spent several years working with young people through a non-profit she and her sisters founded, Sisters Empowering Women, Inc. They assist young girls with everything from school work to social issues. As a former communications instructor, she understands the educational system and what a youngster needs to do to be successful. Additionally, she is always looking for ways to save money for her own family and for the young girls she mentors. She is a coupon fanatic and saving a buck gets her juices flowing!

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  • Education and Science (2)
  • My child didn't pass the FCAT, now what?

    My child didn't pass the FCAT, now what?

    9 years ago

    A friend of mine came to me about two weeks before the end of the school year in a panic. Her son, a third grader at a local public school, did not pass the FCAT reading test. She was devastated. Now what? Does he...

  • GED vs High School Diploma

    GED vs High School Diploma

    10 years ago

    So you have a high school student struggling to pass the standardized tests to graduate? Or, maybe you had to drop out of high school to help the family or because you just didn't think that diploma was important. Now,...