Closing Thought–23Apr18

In the past I have written many articles about the crap around what is called “Charter Schools”…..these are the way that the Uber-Right has hijacked the education of our children…..I have called it education by lotto.

My friend Xena of “We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident” turn me on to a new aspect of charter schools………

It seems that a teacher in Texas gave a homework assignment of giving positive aspects of slavery……

A Texas charter school is apologizing after a teacher gave an assignment to an eighth grade American History class, asking students to list the positive aspects of slavery.

“When I first read it, I thought, this was b.s.,” said Great Hearts Monte Vista eighth-grade student Manu Livar.

Continue reading:  Homework assignment asks students to list positive aspects of slavery

I know there are many that actually think there is positive aspects to slavery….but somehow I think that are deluded or just plain racist.

This is why our educational system sucks……..revisionists teaching our children.

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5 thoughts on “Closing Thought–23Apr18

  1. I have to whole heartedly agree with your assessment of so-called “Charter Schools” and for much the same reasons that you have listed here. I will go one step further, however. I do not like a lot of them because they sneak their own brand of religion into the curricula and force-feed it to their students.

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