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novalib Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-12-06 03:20 PM
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21. OUTSTANDING IDEA!!!!!
It's about time!!!!

All those little over-achievers who are socially-maladjusted!

And their PARENTS!!!!

Everytime I see a bumper sticker that says "My kid is an Honor Roll Student at XYZ High School", I feel like SCREAMING "What About the Kids Who Have DIFFICULTY learning???"!!!!!!
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  -High school stops publishing honor roll, cites stress on students slackmaster  Dec-12-06 02:08 PM   #0 
  - I think it's a great idea.  Vash the Stampede   Dec-12-06 02:11 PM   #1 
  - I think it's an ass-ridiculous idea.  Lance_Boyle   Dec-12-06 02:16 PM   #2 
  - There is grade inflation - C means you are doing what you should be doing  treestar   Dec-12-06 02:21 PM   #9 
  - since the grades have begun to mean nothing.  Iris   Dec-12-06 02:38 PM   #14 
  - Agreed! Real life = real tests.  RiverStone   Dec-12-06 03:17 PM   #20 
     - Good response.  jarab   Dec-13-06 08:36 AM   #28 
  - Eventually, they will come out to the real world and find out  Lucky Luciano   Dec-12-06 02:18 PM   #5 
  - Jeez..Louise..  SoCalDem   Dec-12-06 02:22 PM   #10 
  - I think you're talking about a different issue, Stampede  slackmaster   Dec-12-06 02:52 PM   #19 
     - I don't disagree at all with what you're saying  Vash the Stampede   Dec-13-06 08:09 AM   #24 
  - Jesus we are raising a nation of sheltered children (nt)  rinsd   Dec-12-06 02:16 PM   #3 
  - No, we are raising a nation of young people who can't see the forest for the trees.  Iris   Dec-12-06 02:39 PM   #15 
  - We have a double standard in American education  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-12-06 02:17 PM   #4 
  - I don't see how this will reduce stress.  subterranean   Dec-12-06 02:19 PM   #6 
  - Interesting Poll  StephenB48   Dec-12-06 02:20 PM   #7 
  - Let's let the least athletic geek start at QB too.  denverbill   Dec-12-06 02:20 PM   #8 
  - I don't think this is a good idea  WernhamHogg   Dec-12-06 02:26 PM   #11 
  - They'd better stop publishing who wins the school football games as well  Ezlivin   Dec-12-06 02:33 PM   #12 
  - The last thing we want is to recognize or reward excellence.  fiziwig   Dec-12-06 02:36 PM   #13 
  - If they want to get rid of stress  AbbyR   Dec-12-06 02:40 PM   #16 
  - What about schools in areas  Oeditpus Rex   Dec-12-06 02:43 PM   #17 
  - Right on. And how about this: earning your place on the honor roll  CLW   Dec-12-06 02:52 PM   #18 
  - OUTSTANDING IDEA!!!!!  novalib   Dec-12-06 03:20 PM   #21 
  - Someone should make a bumper sticker that says  Lance_Boyle   Dec-12-06 03:27 PM   #22 
     - the stickers i see that counter that. my child can kick your honor students ass  seabeyond   Dec-13-06 08:42 AM   #29 
  - Excellent.  baby_mouse   Dec-12-06 04:06 PM   #23 
  - A Whole New Generation of Limbaugh-ites  ProfessorGAC   Dec-13-06 08:26 AM   #25 
  - Plain lameness  AngryOldDem   Dec-13-06 08:31 AM   #26 
  - i received a huge note child MUST make a 90% on timed multiplication  seabeyond   Dec-13-06 08:33 AM   #27 
  - Personal experience -- I think this can be good for some  antigop   Dec-13-06 08:49 AM   #30 
 

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