Great Discussion Starters: American Education at Stake (Could our misplaced priorities fail our children?)

https://readthespirit.com/ourvalues/wp-content/uploads/sites/17/2013/03/wpid-dc_Sharp_scissors_education_cuts1.jpgWe continue our week-long series of materials you can use in your own classes and small groups with: Education. What value do we place on public education in America? Are those values slipping into a dangerous competition with our economic expectations?

Check out Dr. Wayne Baker’s series on educational cut-backs this summer:

  1. Crisis in Education: Pink slips send teachers into summer

  2. Study reveals racial acheivement gap

  3. Discrimination against Asian Americans?

  4. What are the cuts where you live?

  5. Why do voters support cuts?

TOMORROW: ECONOMY. Are we allowing our financial system to rip off our future?

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(Originally posted in www.OurValues.org)

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