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Here is one of the most important fault lines in American K-12....
Many children in elementary school don't learn to read in a timely way. The school naturally doesn't want anyone to think it's their fault. So they blame the pupils. The children have something wrong with their brains, some genetic mistake, some disability. It's not the school's fault if they can't teach a damaged child to read.
Quite commonly in the US, this genetic mistake is…Continue
Added by Bruce Deitrick Price on November 4, 2017 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Ever since 1931, when our Education Establishment terminated phonics in the public schools, literacy has been in free fall.
This whole thing is grotesque. The Emperor has no clothes; he's covered with red sores that suggest a horrible infection, probably syphilis. But 1000 professors of education ooooh and…Continue
Added by Bruce Deitrick Price on November 1, 2017 at 8:49pm — No Comments