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Smack Him Good!

I ranted a few posts back about an op-ed piece in the LA Times in which the writer argued – very weakly – that public schools should be eliminated. However, Shari at An old soul points to a longer and much more complete analysis of the stupidity in this piece. Read it and enjoy the sheer pleasure of watching someone with facts rip apart an idiot with lots of attitude and a boat load of bad information based on oft-repeated stereotypes.


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Healthy Bribery


  1. sangeeta

    Hi there! I’m a school teacher from India.. Which books according to you are must-reads for teachers?

  2. Thanks for pointing out this article. I’ve been fuming ever
    since I read the NYT piece; this makes me feel better!

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