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Sun Jan 10, 2010 at 03:22 PM PST

Yes, we can improve public education

by Renie

We often hear about how our public education system is a failure.  Politicians and pundits love to talk about what needs to happen in order to fix our "broken" system, yet rarely do they have a real understanding of what it takes to make a school succeed.

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We watched the President's speech in the cafeteria of our elementary school today.

As I was walking out of school at the end of the day, I noticed that my student "A" from last year was in tears.  I asked her what was wrong, and she handed me a paper and said, "This is no good!"  

The paper had her test scores from the end of year exams from last year.

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