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Educational Rot

Mr. Right Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 6:51 AM
The only thing teachers need to teach, and the only thing students need to learn, is that the government is the source of all things and must control all things. Citizens need only know what the government tells them, they only need what the government gives them, then only need do what the government requires of them. Dr. Williams is simply a dinosaur. He was brought up in a bygone era when knowledge and hard work could help a person get ahead. There are evil forces in the world today that will prevent that. Only the government can protect us and provide for us.
Scrap Iron in Texas Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 7:21 AM
Well, I have to admit, you're getting better, Mr. Right.
Not quite as good as LD, but keep on keeping on.

And your message of "Government good, all else bad" seems to be exactly what the modern liberal believes.
Mr. Right Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 8:40 AM
I don't aspire to reach LD's level. But if one listens to what is being taught in the public schools, I'm not satirizing, exaggerating, or making stuff up. After all, "you didn't do that yourself" Elizabeth Warren is a proud Native American, a professor, and a U.S. Senator. She wouldn't make stuff up, would she?
American education is in a sorry state of affairs, and there's enough blame for all participants to have their fair share. They include students who are hostile and alien to the education process, uninterested parents, teachers and administrators who either are incompetent or have been beaten down by the system, and politicians who've become handmaidens for teachers unions. There's another education issue that's neither flattering nor comfortable to confront and talk about. That's the low academic preparation of many teachers. That's an issue that must be confronted and dealt with if we're to improve the quality of education. Let's look at...