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Problems Abounding Here

Posted By: Jeffrey P Rush on December 21, 2012
 
Two problems here. The first is that schools, especially elementary have no business teaching social justice. Maybe if they focused on English and History and Mathematics and Science our students wouldn't be behind most other students around the world (and isn't that what matters, the world?).

The second problem is that there's nothing neoliberal about U.S. schools. They are bastions of liberalism. What more needs to be said here.
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 Problems Abounding Here by Jeffrey P Rush on December 21, 2012
     
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