What would you change in our education system?

If given the opportunity, what would you change about our education system (from the perspective of the children). I am not talking about teacher's salaries or unionization, etc. I would like to know what you think children need more or less of. Or what you think they are missing all together??

Asked By: Lynn - 5/23/2011
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-More inquiry-based learning. Humans aren't made to understand by being told. We understand by doing and exploring and figuring things out. Teachers standing at the front of the class and telling students facts is stunting so much creative growth... More
Answered By: Justin N - 5/23/2011
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What a great question! If I could change a few things, one would be to get the politicians out of the educational system. Before any legislation is passed, each one of them should have to spend at least 30 days (within a year) in the classroom - from elementary, middle, and high schools!) They should be made to write... More
Answered By: THE SINGER - 5/23/2011
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