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13 Baltimore High Schools Have Zero Students That Are Proficient In Math

13 Baltimore High Schools Have Zero Students That Are Proficient In Math | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-11-09/13-baltimore-high-schools-have-zero-students-are-proficient-math Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Public education in the US sucks, to put it mildly…

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The Escalating Costs of Higher Edumacation

The Escalating Costs of Higher Edumacation http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/10/the_escalating_costs_of_higher_edumacation_.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: It just keeps getting higher and higher…

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K-12: Central Planning and Participation Trophies

K-12: Central Planning and Participation Trophies http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/10/k12_central_planning_and_participation_trophies.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: The more Central planning fails, the more the planners plan…

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K-16: Land of Lies

K-16: Land of Lies http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/09/k16_land_of_lies.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: 10th graders cannot function in the world, college graduates cannot write, what are we getting for all the funds spent on education???

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What should America do about its worst public schools? States still don’t seem to know.

What should America do about its worst public schools? States still don’t seem to know. – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/education/what-should-america-do-about-its-worst-public-schools-states-still-dont-seem-to-know/2017/08/06/db2d6dcc-76c6-11e7-8839-ec48ec4cae25_story.html?utm_term=.00ddbc0b7aaa Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments:  Apparently as valid point, perhaps The Federal government should abandon the Education Department … Continue reading

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3 Examples That Show How Common Core Is Destroying Math Education In America

3 Examples That Show How Common Core Is Destroying Math Education In America http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/3-examples-that-show-how-common-core-is-destroying-math-education-in-america Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: A Fait Accompli, nothing to add…

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14 Facts That Prove That America’s Absolutely Pathetic System Of Public Education Deserves An ‘F’ Grade

14 Facts That Prove That America’s Absolutely Pathetic System Of Public Education Deserves An ‘F’ Grade http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/14-facts-that-prove-that-americas-absolutely-pathetic-system-of-public-education-deserves-an-f-grade Re-posted from The Economic collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments:  Michael Snyder’s absolutely “on the money” with his to-the-point analysis of America’s public education…The … Continue reading

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When Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg sound the same dire warning about jobs, it’s time to listen

When Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg sound the same dire warning about jobs, it’s time to listen – MarketWatch http://www.marketwatch.com/story/bill-gates-updates-the-plastics-advice-from-the-graduate-for-2017-2017-05-16 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff Geoff Comments: Yes, indeed, it is time we took notice and we need to take … Continue reading

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Thirteen Reasons Why: America’s High Schools Are Creating (Another) Lost Generation

Thirteen Reasons Why: America’s High Schools Are Creating (Another) Lost Generation | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-05-23/thirteen-reasons-why-america%E2%80%99s-high-schools-are-creating-another-lost-generation Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: True! True! True! Evidence that we are headed in the wrong direction couldn’t me made clearer than the … Continue reading

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Review Course: The Birds and the Bees

Review Course: The Birds and the Bees http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2017/05/review_course_the_birds_and_the_bees.html Re-posted from American Thinker. Geoff Geoff Comments: Just what the doctor ordered…

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