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What Has Happened to Public Schools?

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What Has Happened to Public Schools?

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Expert Author Steve Beaman

What Has Happened to Public Schools? By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Steve_Beaman]Steve Beaman

Why do we face such a sad situation in our public schools? Children are performing below accepted standards, SAT scores are declining, moral values are all but non-existent, and the optimism that once ruled America is being replaced with a deep pessimism and worry about the future. What is the cause of the problems in our schools today?

The most often thought of problem is money. The notion being that schools performance is directly related to the money spent per child...

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A Matter of Respect, What happened to Morals, and Values?

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A Matter of Respect

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Expert Author Mary Harring-Duhart

A Matter of Respect By [http://ezinearticles.com/?expert=Mary_Harring-Duhart]Mary Harring-Duhart

Through my eyes I see a matter that really troubles me in this 21st century. It is a word we throw around loosely. That word is called respect. Has it gone out with the dish water? There was a time when we respected each other. Our neighbors, co-workers and family members. It grieves my heart when I see it is no longer being used. Maybe I’m the only one feeling this way.

Where does it all begin? We say “Charity begins at home, then spreads abroad.” Then what about respect? Shouldn’t it start at home also? Then again, when? When do the children learn how to respect? Teaching in a classroom setting, I look at the children and it troubles me...

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