Districts given $1M grants to improve history teaching

Full story: The Clarion-Ledger

Some Mississippi students soon will have American history lessons that better tie into the state's past and are more engaging and in-depth, thanks to two federal grants that will be used for improving teaching.

Comments

Showing posts 1 - 2 of2
Justin

United States

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#1
Aug 11, 2010
 
You can't improve teaching until you hire more teachers and you get the class room size down! B/c how can a teacher go in depth and actually teach the lesson with a classroom size of 30 a suspect all of them the benefit from the lesson! Again a waste of money!
Gulf

Gautier, MS

|
Report Abuse
|
Judge it!
|
#2
Aug 11, 2010
 
What's there to teach? That we had a filthy nasty past that caused us to be ranked on the bottom of every list and makes us the butt of jokes for every single jerk off in America?

People should be worried about your present and near to medium term future.

Gov. Barbour, love him or hate him, and the legislator last yr cut a TENTH from the state budget due to balanced budget requirement. A Democrat will do the same thing. There just isn't enough money to go around with rapidly raising taxes, which are already too high.

Expect another tenth to be cut in the next year or 2. That means by 2012 your state budget will be a fifth smaller than what it was in 2008.

Not a promising sign.....

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Showing posts 1 - 2 of2
Type in your comments below
Name
(appears on your post)
Comments
Characters left: 4000
Type the numbers you see in the image on the right:

Please note by clicking on "Post Comment" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Other Recent Brookhaven Discussions

Search the Brookhaven Forum:
Topic Updated Last By Comments
MS Mississippi judge jails attorney for not reciti... (Oct '10) Jul 5 the dark lord 1,960
Mark Pace (Mar '11) Jun '14 Answere 2
Gays May '14 Jimbo 1
Theft May '14 Jim 1
'Crimes of the Heart' gets brilliant revival at... Apr '14 sharonwebster 1
Review: Chemstar Products Mar '14 Garry Hodges 1
Carli durr Myles Becker Feb '14 Hab 1
•••
•••
•••
•••

Brookhaven Jobs

•••
Enter and win $5000
•••
•••

Brookhaven People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

•••

Brookhaven News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Brookhaven
•••

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]
•••