"A child's learning is the function more of the characteristics of his classmates than those of the teacher." James Coleman, 1972
. . .a pupil attitude factor, which appears to have a stronger relationship to achievement than do all the “school” factors together, is the extent to which an individual feels that he has some control over his own destiny. James Coleman, 1966
Wednesday, August 03, 2005
NCLB and Military Recruiters
One little known part of the 600+ pages of the No Child Left Behind Act allows military recruiters access to high school student records, SS numbers, etc. If you have a child in high school or about to enter high school, read this advice published here in the New York Daily News.