lack of ability - poor can't do the work and feel stupid
lack of motivation - poor can't study way out of poverty
school is racist - not taught things important to poor's race
school is class-based - not taught things important to poor's class
schools are underfunded - don't have special programs to help the poor
urban schools don't attract talented teachers
rural schools don't attract talented teachers
other... (please describe)
Last edited by Urethra Franklin; 05-03-10 at 06:36 PM.
"C'est le dernier qui a parlé qui a raison"
Some societies are fairer, more equitable than others. Get over it. No society gets top marks. Nobody here has claimed that.
Highly subjective opinion.
What were you saying about fairness?
When it comes to health, education, and social services, the more Federal intervention, the less individual liberty there is. Also fact.When, it comes to health, education and social services, the less state provision the greater the inequality. Fact.
I was talking to another teacher the other day and she said she thinks we're getting a lot of meth babies in schools now.