My Own Experience With Public School

My Own Experience With Public School

Lector over at Men of the West recently posted on Stupid Teachers, and his experience getting placed in a remedial reading class. The highlight was the total inability of the school administration to believe their own eyes about his ability to read but instead believe a failed multiple choice standardized test that he had obviously answered one-off. I've generally avoided tooting my own horn, but it echoed all too many experiences I had. That said, I didn't deal well with school and it showed, especially in my overall grades / GPA. I didn't pull some of the stunts he did,  such…

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Teachers Are Incompetent - According to Their Supposed Supporters

Teachers Are Incompetent - According to Their Supposed Supporters

Just an example of something that’s come up in response to Trump and others discussing arming teachers: If I can be trusted to teach your kid calculus, I can be trained to handle a firearm. — Archer (@BoraxCross) March 21, 2018 If they can be trusted to teach French they can be trusted to fly a 747. — ZKep (@z_kep) March 21, 2018 Intellectual dishonesty: the tweet. https://t.co/CDKIFRCZSX — Archer (@BoraxCross) March 21, 2018 Not the first time I’ve heard that attitude. Shortly after Sandy Hook, one of the local middle school teachers posted his opinion publicly,…

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