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4 Charts Every Mom With Kids
Going Back to School Should See

Daily Signal, by Kelsey Harkness

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Posted By:Judy W., 8/25/2014 8:01:18 AM

Many kids are heading back to public school this week, and so begins fall and spring semesters. (Snip) But what happens when the school staff is equipped with a big list of employees, but not necessarily a big crop of teachers focused on your child? Tax dollars in places you don’t know about. Even though the Obama Administration proposes spending $25 billion specifically to “provide support for hundreds of thousands of education jobs” in order to “keep teachers in the classroom,” research by both Heritage andThe Fordham Institute reveal alarming numbers: only half of education jobs belong to teachers.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: varkdriver, 8/25/2014 8:08:46 AM     (No. 9979735)

This doesn´t bother me, since most of those staff members are strong conservatives dedicated to improving teaching and student performance.

[the preceding statement was brought to you by Sarcasm Incorporated, a division of Varkdriver Industries]

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Kerryman, 8/25/2014 8:16:31 AM     (No. 9979743)

This study should factor out Bus Routes, Drivers and Bus Maintenance people and then revisit the issue. Cities may not have a lot of Bus Routes.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lonestarm3, 8/25/2014 8:21:47 AM     (No. 9979754)

The essence of this article could be expressed in a simplified version of Parkinson´s Law:

"A bureaucracy will expand to require 110% of all available resources."

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Reply 4 - Posted by: WAN2, 8/25/2014 8:42:29 AM     (No. 9979785)

Government-run schools produce government-loving students.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: scurfie, 8/25/2014 9:27:20 AM     (No. 9979847)

Schools were told to embrace technology. Technology requires a support system that requires people. Most schools still don´t have enough tech staff, and that´s a fact. (Not all tech people are liberals too.)

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bullhead, 8/25/2014 1:39:25 PM     (No. 9980312)

I have witnesses 50+ years of increased education funding and 50+ years of declining educational outcome.

It is now well passed time to stop the gravy train for all educational institutions.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: viking diver, 8/25/2014 1:45:22 PM     (No. 9980326)

when I went to school only those children in school were required to have parents "donate" to the schools via taxes. and the bang for the buck was better too!
just saying

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