What are your views on public education? Private education or homechooling? What do you think is best for your kids, even though they are trying to improve public intstruction.Answer Question
I went to private school (Catholic) K- BS degree. My husband went to Catholic school through HS and attended public university. Our kids attended Catholic school K-Hs and public undergrad. Our oldest attended a private graduate school. I like the discipline and no nonsense approach to Catholic education. The public universities in CA are excellent and cheap-
Answer by Sisteract at 9:55 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
Answer by Mommy2Gabrielle at 9:56 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
Answer by musichollie at 9:57 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
My public school is a HUGE freakin JOKE. I am so pissed at them right now for so many levels and am SERIOUSLY looking into homeschooling. They throw 2 BIG parties a year that the kids with perfect attendance for the AYP month get to attend...but let the kids work their butts off for good grades and they get a cute little paper certificate......great :/ And then there was today when I asked that the school counselor ( that completely lacks professionalism) no longer be allowed to pull my child from class without me being notified and the principal ACTUALLY SAID she was "worried about a parent that didnt want their child to See the counselor" umm...that KINDA sounded like a threat.....I think the Public School System is to focused on TESTS, and attendance, and TESTS, and "fixing" our kids, and teaching agendas and NOT on TEACHING our kids the BASICS and THATS why we are falling behind other countries!!!
Answer by momof030404 at 9:59 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
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Answer by mygirlpaige at 10:03 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
Answer by homeschoolin432 at 10:12 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
Private schools probably offer an all around better education. Unfortunaltely that is not an option for most people. We need to do something about improving public schools now. My 13 year old is gifted and he is in a special program through public school and I am happy with that. My 11 year old son is in mainstream public school and it needs improvement.
Answer by mommom2000 at 10:23 PM on Sep. 27, 2010
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