MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.

Throwing Money at Education Isn’t Working

June 30th, 2010 Viewed 2500 times, 2 so far today

Studying Late 1

Why is it that a stay at home mother who pays $1000 or less for a curriculum’s worth of books, $15 to join an area group for sports, recreation and activities, and spends $100 for a sport and then pays school taxes for services that they can’t take advantage of (instead of getting paid by the government) can end up training children that have great academics and are an asset to our community, but New York state can spend $7,642 per pupil with the average teacher salary of $46, 800 and can graduate students that cannot read? [Education Backgrounder]

Abolish Unions!

October 26th, 2009 Viewed 4057 times, 1 so far today

Union on Brick Unions are a relic of the past and hinder the ability of the American manufacturing sector in its race to keep pace with the rest of the world.  At one point in time Unions might have been necessary to guarantee workers some basic benefits, but today, the benefits that they secured are bankrupting businesses and governments and yet they still feel they have a right to them.

MInTheGap

Standing in the Gap in a Society that's Warring with God.