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2021-06-24 -Great Cultural Revolution
Raucous Virginia school board meeting on transgender rights cut short
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Posted by Fred 2021-06-24 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [99 views ]  Top

#1 Most parents are so busy working and taking care of their families that it never occurs to them to run for school board. But they better start thinking about it.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-06-24 13:21||   2021-06-24 13:21|| Front Page Top

#2 ^No. They better start looking for good private tutors.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2021-06-24 13:26||   2021-06-24 13:26|| Front Page Top

#3 It costs money to hire a tutor or to pay for a private school and then you're still stuck paying taxes for the public schools. It's cheaper to fix the schools.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-06-24 14:53||   2021-06-24 14:53|| Front Page Top

#4 ^You can't fix public schools.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2021-06-24 15:03||   2021-06-24 15:03|| Front Page Top

#5 No you can't fix public schools, at least not in America. I suspect the system will evolve into go your own way with periodic testing for credentials for those who want to pursue them.
Posted by Cesare 2021-06-24 16:21||   2021-06-24 16:21|| Front Page Top

#6 ^Except, they'll not give up without a fight - neither the teachers' unions nor the institutions of "higher learning".
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2021-06-24 16:33||   2021-06-24 16:33|| Front Page Top

#7 ^ They need to be brought to heel.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-06-24 16:40||   2021-06-24 16:40|| Front Page Top

#8 ^Good luck - but they're fighting for their lives.
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2021-06-24 16:47||   2021-06-24 16:47|| Front Page Top

#9 The parents are fighting for their children.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2021-06-24 17:36||   2021-06-24 17:36|| Front Page Top

#10 #4 You can't fix public schools.

This is correct. Even with supposed "local control," a parent or group of parents is up against a leviathan. You can't override the teachers unions. Better to leave the public schools entirely
Posted by Herb Thalet6454 2021-06-24 19:34||   2021-06-24 19:34|| Front Page Top

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