Tag Archives: ignorance

#FAKEPRESIDENTSDAY 2017

#FAKEPRESIDENTSDAY 2017   * *** *****

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, corruption, government, greed, ignorance, lies, propaganda | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Married teachers, their children, and President Trump’s supporters

My friend Darcey Addo and her husband, Dan, are teachers on the Space Coast in Brevard County. They have two young children in the public schools. They are sweet and loving people. Here is Darcey’s own account of one witnessed … Continue reading

Posted in civic duty, fairness, government, ignorance, propaganda, public education | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Democrapublican posturing and Betsy DeVos: the Overview

Will Secretary of Education nominee Betsy DeVos’ opposition vote unity by Democrats succeed? Unity? But what about the $$$$$$$$$$$$$ involved? After U.S. Secretaries of Education Spelling, Duncan, and King, will there be any other Secretary of Education who will support public … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, corporate education reform, corruption, government, greed, ignorance, legislative pillage, lies, propaganda, public education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When did the Catholic school teacher ban occur? Never.

American children in Catholic schools were traditionally taught by nuns, nuns who took a sacred vow of obedience to the Roman Catholic Church and the Pope in the Vatican in Rome. American Catholic school teachers were by-and-large nuns. During WWII … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, corruption, fairness, government, ignorance, lies, propaganda | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THERE WAS NO SECOND DEBATE. (Did you hear two separate public education policies?)

Did you hear two separate public education policies? Neither did I. The event has been hyped as a spectacle. The world cannot believe what a spectacle we are making of ourselves. Please stop calling the TV money-making Theater of the … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, corruption, government, greed, ignorance, lies, propaganda, public education | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

“Words have meaning.” Imagine the world’s reaction to the so-called Presidential debate.

Having taught Language Arts at the high school level for over a quarter of a century, my students all understood that words have meaning. Being aware of this basic fact is important in all relationships. Perhaps that needed to be … Continue reading

Posted in civic duty, corruption, government, ignorance, lies, propaganda | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

Dismantling Public Education: 1926 insight into 2016 corporate education reform programs and tests

Teacher, historian and philosopher Will Durant cut through the ideological propaganda of his era and ours. We must do the same, or we and our children will suffer and die in well indoctrinated semi-ignorance and poverty. Civil disobedience and the … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, charters - vouchers, civic duty, Common Core CCSS, corporate education reform, corruption, ESSA, fairness, government, greed, ignorance, lies, privatization, propaganda, public education, testing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“O say can you see… ?” – Are our children being well educated or merely indoctrinated and trained?

“O say can you see… ?” Are our children in school being indoctrinated rather than well educated? Merely job trained for control and obedience? “It took 117 years from the time ‘The Star Spangled Banner’ was written in 1814 until … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, Common Core CCSS, corporate education reform, corruption, ESSA, government, greed, ignorance, lies, poverty, privatization, propaganda, public education, testing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

“THE PRODUCERS” – Donald Trump and Mike Pence

Months ago my wife and I were talking about the fact that Trump had no substantial stance on public education. He hated teachers and badmouthed “failing” public schools, but he had nothing to say about what he would actually do. … Continue reading

Posted in betrayal, civic duty, corruption, fairness, government, greed, ignorance, lies, privatization, propaganda, public education | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The First Lady of Plagiarism: Melania receives an F

As a retired teacher of English/Language Arts, there have unfortunately been many instances of plagiarism by students that had to be addressed in which consequences had to be given. Now the prospective First Lady, Melania Trump, has been caught bare handed … Continue reading

Posted in government, ignorance, lies, propaganda, public education, testing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments