On 9/09/08, Whatever, RODEO! ;-) wrote:
> Back to your old tricks again, aren't you!?!?
> If you're so disgusted with America, PLEASE MOVE!
> How does your incessant complaining actually help - what you believe is -
> the "dire" state of this country's educational system.
> On 9/09/08, Not a "tirade". The poster was factual wrote:
>> You may want to slow down, take a breath and do some basic research.
>> Here is one of many, many articles that may be of interest to you
>> that support the other poster's viewpoint.
>> There are older ones and ones that are more recent. Just search for
>> country educational system rankings on Google. They all come out
>> about the same, although some recent ones talk about NCLB "dumbing
>> down" the USA even more.
>> On 9/08/08, ...for "bleeding heart " tirade... wrote:
>>> "This is a great example of why the American education system is
>>> the laughing stock of most of the rest of the world."
>>> THEN WHY DO YOU TEACH HERE? PLEASE for the sake of ALL students in
>>> America, PLEASE become an "exchange teacher" and GO to another
>>> country. Hopefully, you will STAY there instead of persisting in
>>> your negative attacks on our country's education system.
>>> Or, you just like to pick fights on this board because you are
>>> bored and unsatisfied with your own life!?!?!