Education cuts? Good grief!

Lawmakers looking favorably on cuts in education funding: A first step might be easing counties’ obligation I don’t get it. We mandate by federal law No Child Left Behind, then pull funding from schools to ensure that the only thing teachers can teach are the ways to pass the tests mandated by NCLB. Who wins Read More …

Holy crap, Batman! My kid is photogenic…

Ok, so today has been all about education for me. And religion. Not in a good way. This was my kid’s first day of school. It was fraught with chaos and disorganization, and a nasty case of religious enthusiasm I hope won’t happen again. Lemme ‘splain. Her new school is located in a church. It Read More …