I refer in my posts to my observations and experiences. I dont need
you permission or approval to care or be interested in something.
That is a strawman argument, I can be concerned about whatever I
wish and it has zero influence on my capacity or performance as an
educator. Parents are very concerned about the abilities of their
children when graduating.
No, there is no vast conspiracy to undermine teachers, and its not
the evil agenda of the popular media. The media is concerned with
selling their channel, and content, and bad news and scandal just
sell better. The vast district for educators is not a result of the
medias influence but originates with parents, they are the source
for the fall of our profession.
Yes, there is a movement to privatise education, so what,
privatization is a reality in many public services and responsibilities.
On 6/04/14, anon wrote:
> You must be talking about yourself when it comes to the
> worksheets, for if you are any good as a teacher or whatever you
> are, you don't concern yourself with what others are doing.
> Regardless, your post is a load of garbage or else you have
> unsuccessfully tried to be ironical. It doesn't matter what
> teachers do or don't do because the 24/7 propaganda against
> teachers and the teaching profession is just one part of the
> movement to privatize all public institutions for private gain.
> It has nothing to do with "kids not graduating" and all of that
> other b.s. you are peddling.
> If you are that stupid you don't know this, you shouldn't be
> posting here.
> I strongly suspect, though, you are employing a tactic of a
> troll by yanking people's chains.
> On 6/03/14, PsyGuy wrote:
>> Like what teachers, who teach from their desks and hand out
>> worksheets, and dont bother even correcting them?
>> It doesnt really matter weve had this discussion on this forum
>> hundred times, the public doesnt trust us anymore. Too many
>> people graduating who couldnt read, too many teachers not
>> keeping their hands off the student body. Too many teachers
>> sitting at their desk while their students do independent
>> Teachers are never going to get back the time where they could
>> close their door and rule their little fiefdom of a classroom,
>> as long as we have accountability and state tests that shine
>> spotlight on who is a "good" teacher and who is a "bad"
>> On 6/02/14, disgusted wrote:
>>> These materials are FULL of errors and waste of taxpayers
>> money. Put the
>>> real teaching back in the classrooms.
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