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Hannah Bell Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-15-10 01:00 AM
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27. "Many"? oh, right.
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  -Can anyone explain to me stopschoolpaddling  Jan-30-10 11:43 PM   #0 
  - Once I was that kid.  existentialist   Jan-30-10 11:44 PM   #1 
  - That's just bad teaching.  donco6   Jan-30-10 11:50 PM   #2 
  - Can't speak for that particular school (or teacher)  teacher gal   Jan-30-10 11:51 PM   #3 
  - If she's spending all of her time digging out of an avalanche.....  Smarmie Doofus   Jan-31-10 05:54 AM   #7 
  - Ugh, my daughter had to go through a similar thing  noamnety   Jan-31-10 12:00 AM   #4 
  - Many teachers resent kids who are exceptional.  LeftyMom   Jan-31-10 12:11 AM   #5 
  - "Many"? oh, right.  Hannah Bell   Feb-15-10 01:00 AM   #27 
  - It follows Kumon practice  grantcart   Jan-31-10 12:14 AM   #6 
  - The best thing a teacher ever made me do was a punishment.  fasttense   Jan-31-10 07:42 AM   #8 
  - Incredible, really  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 10:24 AM   #9 
     - Then you don't know much about child development  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 10:51 AM   #10 
        - You have to use memorization, especially for math.  tonysam   Jan-31-10 10:53 AM   #12 
        - Yes but we have to build understanding first  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 11:13 AM   #13 
           - The trouble is, so much of the current teaching of math  tonysam   Jan-31-10 12:04 PM   #16 
              - And I think at the elementary level we are doing it so much better than we used to  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 02:30 PM   #23 
        - Seriously?  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 01:13 PM   #17 
           - Read the post again  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 02:32 PM   #24 
  - Talk to the principal  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 10:53 AM   #11 
  - How do you think a principle can help ?  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 01:30 PM   #18 
  - Because it is the princiPAL's job  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-31-10 02:24 PM   #22 
  - "Okay boys ,you win" '  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 07:06 PM   #25 
  - Maybe required for later math?  Dr. Strange   Jan-31-10 11:17 AM   #14 
  - I'm his mother  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 01:35 PM   #19 
  - More info needed.  LWolf   Jan-31-10 11:28 AM   #15 
  - Yes, I'm going to ask her for a more in-depth  stopschoolpaddling   Jan-31-10 01:48 PM   #20 
     - Differentiation doesn't mean doing extra work;  LWolf   Jan-31-10 02:05 PM   #21 
  - haha don't complain that your kids smart  Laura902   Feb-14-10 06:57 PM   #26 
  - Funny I thought this post was dead but just this morning I attached a note to another such worksheet  stopschoolpaddling   Feb-15-10 10:06 AM   #28 
     - I'm guessing your the only parent in that school who wants their child  Laura902   Feb-15-10 11:31 AM   #29 
        - This is the sticks, so if you are an outsider you don't get in the loop even though  stopschoolpaddling   Feb-15-10 12:11 PM   #30 
  - Basicly, to teach your child subservience to authority.  AdHocSolver   Feb-16-10 03:40 AM   #31 

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