The problem with education

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    The problem with public education - summed up perfectly in a cartoon......

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    These grades are terrible!! these grades are terrrible!!
     
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    How very, very true.
     
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    We got an even better education in the 50's...

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vA8s6cQsC2k]smackdown - YouTube[/ame]
     
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    That's certainly part of the problem.

    That is also, incidently, a damned good argument for ending education run by LOCAL school boards.
     
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    why did the kid's parents start complaining about their grades? sure the school should hold their ground, a bad grade is a bad grade....but it seems to me, in the cartoon's last pic....it's the PARENT's that are the real problem!
     
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    I love it! But there needs to be a third frame, with the principal berating the teacher.

    I teach seniors. There is an unwritten rule that: ALL WILL GRADUATE ON TIME! (Esp. the criminals)
     
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    I have a pet.
     
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    What exactly does bad parenting have to do with local school boards?
     
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    I would argue that another big problem with public education is that it's compulsory.
     
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    LOL...wrong poster.
     

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