School Failure Across the Pond

14 11 2006

My “well, duh!” moment this morning —

“There is a systemic failure in that schools don’t seem to be catering for individual children anymore.

Maybe Scotland is onto something here. If we thought of kids as bagpipes rather than future consumers and/or certificated workers, would we better appreciate their eccentricities, and our own lack of ability to play them at will?



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10 04 2009
Young Son’s Kilts Arrived Today « Cocking A Snook!

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