(To the tune of Chicago ♬ "Does anybody really know what time it is? Does anybody really care?")
This is, perhaps, not entirely off-topic. Just finished reading this before turning back to Ace to see this post.
Vic: ...in SC HS students will have to take a course on the founding documents.
Say, this thread has been superceded already!
Well, one more thought - worth repeating (h/t Sticky Wicket on the ONT)
Didja ever find yourself reading an Ace treatise, and partway through you start drifting over into the sidebar? Did you ever find yourself not doing that?
Locker rooms are bad enough when you're just a bunch of heteros of the same sex. Don't drop the soap jokes and all that.
Jen #53: Millenials are asking, "whose [who's] Stalin"?
Hell, they don't even know who Hitler was. Or what WW2 was about! Or who fought it!
Polliwog the 'Ette: *Human Centipede 2*. On what possible planet could there be a reason to show that in a high school?!
Back when we didn't send our kids to school, there wasn't a lot of homeschooling support. It was legal, in Illinois, and we made sure it was in Oklahoma before we moved here.
Dang: ..My kid came home with a science class paper that had the definitions of "mass" and "volume" flip flopped...
They didn't have ADHD prognosis when I was a schoolkid. We just got paddled.
School is for the middle of the curve kids who can parrot and obey - not good for the ones outside that.
Maetenloch: I was special...so very special. :-)
Yes, we've always thought so...
School system can be nefarious. Kept our kids out. Never regretted it.
Vic, of course, sums up what ought to be: Rape allegations on college campuses should be handled the same way as all other rape allegations.
One [student] victim allegedly told police he met [teacher] Wey at a "student ministry program"...
"So, is that what the kids are calling these days?"
Milady went to the Dollar Store tonight. Purchases totaled $15.19.
She handed the clerk a $20 and a $1. Told the clerk, you can give me a $5 back. The change is the same.
The 12 Bans of Christmas
The singing is ... not that great.
Common Core has invited Terrence Howard to write their next-generation math books.
Isn't this Islamism in the schools a tacit admission that it's not really a 'religion' at all?
That little article of Dr. Piper of OkWU sure is getting a lot of play. Must be a dozen items a day about it in my newsfeeds.
FenelonSpoke: I guess that I can put Oklahoma Wesleyan on a list of possible schools to send my son to...
OregonMuse: I predict: students throw yuuge tantrums, professional crybullies force Piper to issue a grovelling apology followed by his resignation.
Heh... not likely at OkWU!!
Heh, beat Aviator to it by one.
jow: Sidebar link to letter from Dr. Everett Piper, President, Oklahoma University...
Game of Loans by PragerU (5:27)
Didn't read the story, but based on what's said here...
Ace: ...suggesting that Political Correctness/microagression culture taught in college is...
What students in the world get for lunch.
Bluebird of Bitterness lifts this collection of images from the Daily Mail, but you'd rather see the pix on BoB's site than DM, right?
Every one of those lunches looked so hearty and delicious! I really like the local-ethnic variety.