Another question made me wonder this. Do you think your school board cares about the kids?Answer Question
Answer by mommymeg03 at 2:49 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Answer by rkoloms at 3:00 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Answer by indymom22 at 3:43 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Yes in my town. My husband is on the board as are many parents. The kids where I live are well educated the high school has a 99 percent graduation rate and had 35 Valedictorians last year. Considering there were only 120 kids in the class not too bad. The kid last in the class had a 3.2 GPA and was accepted at a good college. Our board does care as do the schools, teachers and most importantly parents.
Answer by Anonymous at 4:17 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Not in Chicago...
What makes you think that?
Answer by SRiveroC at 4:49 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Of course they do, but we need to reform the entire education system. NCLB needs to go. There is too much jumping around in the current curriculum and kids get confused and start falling behind.
Answer by SRiveroC at 4:51 PM on Jan. 25, 2010
Answer by ria7 at 12:29 PM on Jan. 26, 2010
Answer by ria7 at 12:30 PM on Jan. 26, 2010