Re: Check out Leave No Child in California Behind Petition
- Thanks Elizabeth for your most valuable teacher perspective.
If more parents actually CARED what was going on in the classroom,
then "No Child Left Behind" would be more than something that sounds
And I was not encouraging folks to sign the petition,
there were some very interesting comments made by folks who did and I
thought that was appropriate to share with the list.
In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Elizabeth Jaeger"
> I would gladly sign a petition to revoke or seriously re-work NCLB,
> but I can't sign a petition to fully fund it. If we think things
> are bad now, I can only imagine the carnage if the law had even
> money behind it. As an example, when SAIT teams come in, well-
> funded by the state, they can be even more dictatorial than NCLB-
> funded efforts are.
> --- In email@example.com, ladyluvslife67@ wrote:
> > Hello List Members,
> > While petitions are not the most effective way to be heard, I
> found the
> > comments
> > of the people who signed it quite interesting.
> > _Leave No Child in California Behind Petition_
> > (http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/273105774?
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