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ulysses Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-23-04 07:48 PM
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should we try to educate every American child?
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No poll. I'd like to see commentary. Compulsory, universal education: good or bad?
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  -should we try to educate every American child? ulysses  Sep-23-04 07:48 PM   #0 
  - I'd go even further and say public education for 3-5 year olds  JohnKleeb   Sep-23-04 07:49 PM   #1 
  - no argument here.  ulysses   Sep-23-04 07:50 PM   #2 
  - I didnt expect you to disagree  JohnKleeb   Sep-23-04 07:52 PM   #6 
  - I agree  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:02 PM   #12 
  - Yes, I think so. In fact,  calico1   Sep-23-04 07:51 PM   #3 
  - who controls the standards... that's the critical factor.  politicat   Sep-23-04 07:51 PM   #4 
  - The standards we use now  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:06 PM   #15 
     - nonsense?  mzteris   Sep-23-04 08:30 PM   #31 
  - It's a shame we even have to have these threads.  DrWeird   Sep-23-04 07:52 PM   #5 
  - heh - having a muddle flashback?  ulysses   Sep-23-04 07:56 PM   #10 
  - EVERY CHILD  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:08 PM   #16 
  - Good.  deadparrot   Sep-23-04 07:54 PM   #7 
  - agreed.  Political_Junkie   Sep-23-04 07:55 PM   #8 
  - No Child Left Behind  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:10 PM   #17 
     - Fully funding it would help...  deadparrot   Sep-23-04 08:23 PM   #24 
  - ABsolutely....  annabanana   Sep-23-04 07:56 PM   #9 
  - I think all children should have  49jim   Sep-23-04 08:02 PM   #11 
  - Welcome to DU!  Chovexani   Sep-23-04 08:05 PM   #14 
  - I agree completely  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:19 PM   #22 
  - Yes, we should try to educate every child who  clydefrand   Sep-23-04 08:05 PM   #13 
  - hoooo-kay.  ulysses   Sep-23-04 08:11 PM   #18 
  - I teach LD kids too  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:29 PM   #29 
     - I agree.  clydefrand   Sep-23-04 08:34 PM   #34 
     - I'm not sure what I think about that.  ulysses   Sep-23-04 08:41 PM   #37 
  - Every child deserves an equal amount in funding.  Lost147   Sep-23-04 08:18 PM   #21 
  - ...  ulysses   Sep-23-04 08:27 PM   #27 
  - If parents decide to raise a mentally handicapped child...  DrWeird   Sep-23-04 08:29 PM   #30 
     - you did indeed.  ulysses   Sep-23-04 08:30 PM   #32 
  - Are you old enough to remember  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:34 PM   #33 
  - FAIR or equal  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:35 PM   #35 
  - If you'll forgive the inappropriate pun...  DrWeird   Sep-23-04 08:38 PM   #36 
  - BUT  proud2Blib   Sep-23-04 08:25 PM   #25 
  - Hell, no. We need an ignorant, uneducated proletariat to lord over.  MallRat   Sep-23-04 08:11 PM   #19 
  - Only if there's a profit to be made from it.  skooooo   Sep-23-04 08:15 PM   #20 
  - It is a shame our constitution doesnt garuntee it. n/t  K-W   Sep-23-04 08:22 PM   #23 
  - Of course! Would any sane person disagree?  Leilani   Sep-23-04 08:27 PM   #26 
  - My sentiments exactly  Eloriel   Sep-23-04 08:44 PM   #38 
  - And not just the three 'R's  Nimrod   Sep-23-04 08:29 PM   #28 
 

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