Speak Out: Kids need to be accountable
February 21, 2013 4:24PM
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Updated: March 23, 2013 6:11AM
Be accountable: What’s happening to the brains of our children that they need this and that in school to learn? I went to school in the 1930s and 1940s. I had only one teacher without a computer to teach my brain how to think. Our generation was able to improve and invent the things that future generations came to use and enjoy. Wake up, America. What’s needed is the intent to learn, not to be held by the hand with a poor-boy attitude. It’s called accountability. Maybe their brains will see the benefits of learning. This is something that all the government programs will not offer. Until government gets smart and stands up for the truth in learning, we’re going to get dumber.