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RE: NCLB- I need ideas-Help


From: Lawrence A. Parker (occti_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Wed Feb 19 2003 - 07:08:24 PST

Tight spot, Renee. Districts are facing these problems all over the
country, thanks to Bush's program-without-support (or
intelligence/planning). The mandates have come down from on high but
without any funding available, especially when so many districts are
working on short-budgets as it is.

What about proposing that the school start a volunteer tutor reading
program? No or little cost to the district and, most importantly in my
mind, it gets adults in the community involved in the educational

Lawrence A. Parker
Philosopher and Educational Consultant