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It Takes A Well Educated Village

During the past week, the media in our part of the country were all over the Superintendent of a local school district for having a shower installed in his office over the summer, costing the school district $4,000.00. For more on this, take a look at the following video:

Although I’m not writing to join the chorus of those making obvious criticisms of this incident, at least, I think it’s safe to say that this stands as another example of those in charge of America’s schools having their priorities upside down. That is what I’m writing to address – i.e. the fact that these wasteful bureaucracies are failing our kids and in turn, failing our communities. Continue reading


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