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Escaping 'Government' Schools

Phillip91 Wrote: Oct 02, 2013 9:15 AM
What is missing from this argument is the fact that the parents of most failing students in failing schools are MIA. Divorce and single parent households and the destruction of the traditional nuclear family have destroyed our schools and our nation. We have dumbed ourselves down to where people have a goal of getting through school as quickly as possible and learning as little as possible. We've got all this technology and tools to learn with, but more people are functionally illiterate today than ever.
Parker01 Wrote: Oct 02, 2013 9:25 AM
Parents are 'failing' because they are also a product of the failed government education monopoly. The schools are the disease. The results of the disease are expressed in the symptoms. Stop focusing on the symptoms and treat the disease.