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State Grown Kids Always Fail

fiddlerMO Wrote: Apr 09, 2013 3:04 PM
The problem, as I see it, is that we have parents who are products of a government school system that teaches from a liberal standpoint that without the gov. you are bound to fail. A Santa Clause government, cradle to grave.

Famed neurosurgeon surgeon, Dr. Ben Carson, looked like just another black academic failure in his pre and elementary school years. His writings show that he was so angry he would have stabbed a classmate, and so learning-disabled that even the greatest Special Ed teacher would not have been able to mainstream him. The solution to his non-achievement and a cure for his learning disability was not discovered by a government agency, an administrator or a crackerjack teacher. His deliverance came through the tenacity and commitment of his uneducated but God-fearing mother who refused to believe the limitations that everyone else in...