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Ignorant Teachers Who See Obama as a King

Jeannette1900 Wrote: May 26, 2012 4:20 PM
Thank you, jmg11. Without the capability of reading and comprehending the written word, how is it possible to learn anything else in the world? How to appreciate history? Geometry? Or anything else? Would there have been a moon-landing without the ability to read? I don't think so.

It was while I was driving from Florida, where I gave a presentation on education to citizens, that I heard from talk show hosts about the abuse by North Carolina High School social studies teacher Tanya Dixon-Neely towards a student who dared to challenge her diatribe about Mitt Romney’s alleged “bullying” incident from 1965. In response to the student’s reference to Barack Obama’s own admission in his book of having shoved a girl, the teacher yelled that students can be arrested for disrespecting President Obama. “President” (King?) Obama was beyond criticism to Dixon-Neely, unlike “candidate” Mitt Romney.

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