On principal

There are 4 comments on the New York Post story from Aug 22, 2011, titled On principal. In it, New York Post reports that:

Staten Island elementary-school Principal Diane Hesterhagen believes you can't just teach patriotism, so she invites veterans to meet her students at "ice-cream socials" and tell them how and why they served their country.

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some guy

New York, NY

#1 Aug 22, 2011
Teaching these important lessons are going to get this woman fired.

Honaker, VA

#2 Aug 22, 2011

Hyde Park, NY

#3 Sep 20, 2011
teach the a.b.c.'s and leave Patriotism to the family.

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Sep 20, 2011
brian wrote:
teach the a.b.c.'s and leave Patriotism to the family.
Sorry, but there's nothing wrong with teaching good citizenship and patriotism in school.

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