When I was in five-year old kindergarten, our teacher had us participate in a mock poll for the upcoming ’88 election. She set up a private voting area to simulate what the actual polls were like. All we had to do was cast our vote on the ballot provided to us by our Scholastic News... Continue Reading →
Parental Accountability, Anyone?
"I ripped the Obama sticker off of my truck. We worked hard for this man, we talked to our neighbors and our fellow teachers about why we should support him, and we’re having to dig the knife out of our back.” -- Zeph Capo, Houston Federation of Teachers Hearing about President Obama's support of a Rhode... Continue Reading →