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Response to Brickbat (Original post)

Thu May 23, 2013, 09:08 PM

5. Education is no longer about kids. Its about $$. And we ALL know how well that works.

 

So stop kidding yourselves about testing and teacher achievement in place of student achievement. For those of you who have kids in ANY US school. Shut up and pay attention.

Your kids are at risk of irreparable ignorance with the current administration emphasis on reducing costs for so called achievement. Want a better car? Takes money.

Your kids are worth more. Demand it.

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