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  •  If kids can't .... (1+ / 0-)
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    angelajean

    get interested in the concepts that make their milk cold, their TVs turn on, their cell phones work or the sky blue, then the fault does not lie with the sciences .... it lies with us, the parents.

    There are too many reality based social issues that would simply stop being issues if people had more science education that I could never agree with any call for less science and math in the classroom.

    The only rule of freedom is not to destroy freedom.

    by fuzzywolf on Sat Aug 25, 2012 at 08:51:20 PM PDT

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    •  I hear your concern... mine is forcing... (2+ / 0-)
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      FloridaSNMOM, angelajean

      the learning process.  I don't think it is effective!

      Yes... give more kids the opportunity to have compelling experiences in science, but ultimately let them drive the vehicle of their own development.  Trying to control them is not the answer.

      Cooper Zale Los Angeles http://www.leftyparent.com

      by leftyparent on Sat Aug 25, 2012 at 09:06:44 PM PDT

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