There is an odd distinction in modern politics: Private vs. Public. The assumption seems to be that if the “government” runs something, it is public, whereas when “private citizens” or groups of “private citizens” run something, it is private. 211 more words
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by Llew B.
Make no mistake, parents are having tough conversations about school choices this time of year. It was no different for my family last fall when discussing options for my daughter, who at the time was in 8th grade and beginning her 6th and final year at a parochial school in Bowie. 1,187 more words
Our 4 kids have been in 8 schools over the past 2 years. Some private, some public. Two interesting differences? Phone numbers and single parents. In public schools parents list their cell phones in the parent directory… and by 2nd grade the parents of 10 out of 20 (50%)kids in Max’s class were separated. 50 more words