Also on these boards
The State of Education. I want the highlight the part that states Due to unions it is nearly impossible to fire an ineffective teacher. I would gladly give up tenure to ensure myself and all other teachers are living up to their duties and suffering the appropriate consequences if they are not ( as is the case in all other professions).
It infuriates me that most girls (and boys) in PUBLIC high schools are not fully educated about sex. They are denying these teenagers information about their feelings, their health, and most importantly THEIR BODIES. I went to an all girls Catholic high school where our religion classes discussed the morality of sex while our health classes actually talked about STDs and birth control. Why isn't this happening in public schools?
Technology has become an integral part of our daily lives: we use it to learn, to shop, to pay bills, and to entertain ourselves. Not surprisingly, younger generations are heavily influenced by computers in a way that changes the way they retain information and the ways they develop opinions about culture. Exactly why we should change it