I Am Passionate About Childrens Education

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    Children Being Failed By The System

    As a teacher who works with a group of children who are often marginalized and cast aside, I have a great deal of frustration. Not directed at the children themselves so much as the system the children are trapped within. I work with preschoolers. Where I work, all of the...
    angryeducator angryeducator
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 19, 2012

    I Dont Want My Children To Fall Through The Gaps

    My girls are 6 and 9. The youngest is significantly behind at school. She is at least two years behind and is really struggling. I went to school a few weeks ago with a support worker and mentioned the fact that we think she is dyslexic. The school say they dont think...
    cazzann cazzann
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Oct 22, 2009

    Can I start this post by correcting the title

    of this group? I am Passionate About Children's Education ... Yeah, that's better. Thanks :) I believe that the indoctrination of education should be every child's right. Provided it is well rounded and diverse. Some adults would argue as to what this education should...
    easypeasey easypeasey
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2015

    Unlocking the Potential of Every Child

    My beautiful daughter has ADD and for years I have struggled with understanding why some teachers get her and others don't.  The ones that don't often hurt her deeply with their impatience, anger and contempt.  My questions only led to more questions and I found that my...
    Matrix0809 Matrix0809
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2009

    Abolishing The No Child Left Behind Act- A Speech For My English Class

    Have any of you heard of the no child left behind act of 2001? I’d like to propose the abolishment, or removal, of that bill. The act uses standards-based education, meaning the states are expected to ensure that their students are proficient by using the same tests and basic...
    MissAmsr MissAmsr
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2012
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