Again, What Is and Isn’t The Responsibility of the Public School?

It has seemed to me lately that much of America has gone to Hell in a hand basket, thus the news from EdWeek today didn't actually help my state of mind. Two articles appeared today in my daily inbox notifications; Ethics Education; A National Imperative and Election 2016 Is a Real Civics Lesson for Students (Video). Article one says this, Ethical questions engage students early on and can put them on a path to success. In early stages of learning, ethical questions directly related to students' experiences can spark curiosity and foster the inquisitive nature of young children, setting the stage for honing critical-thinking skills that will be useful throughout life. This article was originally published by ROPE July 14, 2016: Continue reading