A recent NC Policy Watch article by Chris Fitzsimon entitled “More taxpayer funding for voucher schools that openly discriminate against LGBT students and parents” offers yet another example of how taxpayer money is being used to fund schools that are allowed to teach any curriculum they choose. 1,554 more words
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In Defense of The Liberal Arts, Fine Arts, Humanities, and All Other Subjects - There's More to Plants Than STEMs
There is an incredible emphasis on the STEM curriculum approach in our public schools. And I fear that because of the limiting of resources and reduction of per-pupil funding by our state government that other subject areas have and will suffer for it. 1,525 more words
Think for a moment back to your childhood. You don’t know many people who don’t look like you. You don’t know about their background, what they eat at home, what their traditions are – how they celebrate Christmas, New Years or their birthdays – what you know, is what you are taught. 474 more words
Ashley struggles in school.
Her struggles relate directly to her unaddressed childhood trauma.
Neuroscientists tell us that childhood trauma changes the physical architecture of her developing brain… 626 more words