Chilean miners' plight leads to teachable moments for area educators

There are 1 comment on the San Bernardino County Sun story from Oct 13, 2010, titled Chilean miners' plight leads to teachable moments for area educators. In it, San Bernardino County Sun reports that:

News footage showing Wednesday's rescue of Chilean miners provided an opportunity for some teachers in the region to develop lesson plans that incorporated the event into lessons on economics and the importance of smart decision making.

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Educator

Adelanto, CA

#1 Oct 13, 2010
Want to know why students are failing?

"Not every student goes home to a home that may be discussing current events. Not every kid has exposure to world events,"

So what does this teacher do? She ignores the story!

These kids have parents who do not care, and Berwick also seems not to care either. She has "I had a lesson plan that I really needed to get to. That's OK.."

No, it isn't OK.

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