The agenda is to paralyze public schools so privatization and vouchers
will be more palatable to the voters.
On Monday, August 30, 2004, at 07:58 AM, Betty Bowen wrote:
>> One trend I have seen in education, due to NCLB, is a
>> knee jerk "We have to teach reading writing, and math
>> and the rest of the subject areas, especially those
>> not measured on standardized tests can take a cut.
> The Oklahoma Republican Party Platform says (it is on their website)
> the purpose of education is to teach math, science, and social studies.
> Period. So it is not just our imagination. It is an agenda.