Schools would get A through F report ...

Schools would get A through F report cards from state (4:34 p.m.)

There are 3 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Feb 14, 2011, titled Schools would get A through F report cards from state (4:34 p.m.). In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

Gov. Susana Martinez's proposal to give every public school a letter grade of A through F gained political momentum Monday, as state senators endorsed it.

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students

Albuquerque, NM

#1 Feb 14, 2011
Students in this district (Cruces) are not allowed to make an F. So why should the schools.
Judas

Farmington, NM

#2 Feb 15, 2011
So the state will give the schools grades but not the resources to help students improve? What's the point of that? And when all the schools in LC get low grades, then what? It's just a political exercise and nothing more.
Zig_Zag

Las Cruces, NM

#3 Feb 15, 2011
"The aim of public education is not to fill the young of the species with knowledge and awaken their intelligence.... Nothing could be further from the truth. The aim ... is simply to reduce as many individuals as possible to the same safe level, to breed and train a standardized citizenry, to put down dissent and originality. That is its aim in the United States... and that is its aim everywhere else."

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