Blaming teachers is like blaming den...

Blaming teachers is like blaming dentists for cavities

There are 1 comment on the Des Moines Register story from Oct 8, 2011, titled Blaming teachers is like blaming dentists for cavities. In it, Des Moines Register reports that:

I am writing this out of profound frustration. To the experts who are planning to fix education in Iowa, I say: Education only gets fixed when most of the parents of Iowa's school children decide that they are more interested in their children's mastery of higher level thinking skills than in prom dresses, basketball stats and homecoming dances.

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Farmingdale, NY

#1 Oct 9, 2011
Parents can try. So can most teachers. However there sare still teachers like any other profession that are not very good at what they are getting paid to do.

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