New Jobs on Teachers.Net

Springdale Job Corps C...

Holy Redeemer School

Aspen School District

Skyline Ranch K8
Queen Creek

Texarkana School Distr...

Needham Public Schools

AMIKids Panama City Ma...
Panama City


Re: The facts for those who want to be PC
Quit your whining and deal with it

    Your inability to accept both observed and empirical proof says
    quite a bit about you.The fact that you need to try to deflect the conversation away
    from the topic by giving a sermon is a sign of deep insecurity.

    What part of California are you from?

    On 6/07/08, CO Teacher wrote:
    > You, Rodeo & Get a Life seem very passionate about the facts
    > (and being "right") about CA teachers/education.
    > I just hope that you are all putting that same energy/passion
    > into helping your students to become lifelong learners.
    > On 6/07/08, Math teacher wrote:
    >> Your argument falls apart quickly when you look at the facts.
    >> All state measurements in the listing noted use averages. So
    >> it is an apples-apples comparison.
    >> ESL is also not a factor since the lowest states on the list
    >> are not ESL states. Are the people in Maine speaking French-
    >> Canadian and that is why they are so low? Is South Carolina
    >> now considered a border state? Why are Arizona and New Mexico
    >> so much higher than California? They have large ESL/Spanish
    >> populations.
    >> No, there is no ESL correlation. You are trying to dance
    >> around the facts.
    >> California education is in the lower 1/3 of the country.
    >> On 6/06/08, Goody Goody wrote:
    >>> CA is #35 according to the site.
    >>> These are "average" scores.
    >>> CA did pretty well for a being such large state that is
    >>> dealing with so many ESL/ELA students.
    >>> On 6/06/08, Get a life wrote:
    >>>> For those whiners who want to be politically correct
    >>>> and "goody goody"
    >>>> State SAT scores for 2007
    >>>> ts/pub/mws_am_ed_000924.hcsp
    >>>> Colorado #18
    >>>> California #36
    >>>> Not even close.