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Comment: Re:To hell with those who won't better themselves. (Score 1) 389

by w_mute (#31693978) Attached to: <em>Stand and Deliver</em> Teacher Jaime Escalante Dies

Teachers have it tough. Some are threatened by parents because their 'good' kid is failing. Why should not doing homework and failing tests keep the child from passing and moving to the next grade? Until we stop self entitled BS (i.e. suing if kid fails, suing if kid gets removed from class, promoting failed students, etc), schools in the US will never go anywhere but downhill.

You can tell how far we have to go, when FORTRAN is the language of supercomputers. -- Steven Feiner

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