"It's already clear that you wouldn't mind if every student left public schools. Could you elaborate on your position that the government shouldn't teach? I think everyone on the discussion agrees that the public education…"
"I just reread the last few sentences of this post while I was responding to something else, and this quote from Vertigo One doesn't make sense to me:
"How would you feel if I said that you should teach in school not to steal, since…"
"People are already taught ways to avoid rape. I knew in middle school that I shouldn't take my eye off my beverage at a party or walk after dark alone. Even though I never went anywhere after dark and never went to any parties.…"
"I understand that there are already kids in private schools. I am saying that IF the government gave people the money that would otherwise go to public schools for tuition into private schools, a lot MORE people would go to private schools,…"
"Also, ability to pay private schools and whether or not the government should pay private schools to do the teaching is a completely separate issue. You say that "there is no reason the govt should be teaching."
"I hadn't thought about the potential difficulties in reporting cost-per-student statistics - it's possible that the statistics I found are low. You did not, however, mention data that suggests that cost-per-student in public schools…"
"I think that's totally awesome!
The spirit of P4A is to raise awareness - and this totally does that! There are no requirements for charities - you can do whatever you want. And you should do this. Because…"
"I'm a junior here! Who's up for a nerdfighter gathering on the diag? I mean, I have a ton of finals right now and whatnot, but no finals on Wednesday - anybody want to meet?
Respond to this, we can find out a time. (Or…"
"Jeg kan taler lidt danske!
That means "I can speak some Danish" I studied abroad last semester in Denmark, and it was awesome! I went there speaking absolutely no Danish, but came out knowing a little bit of the language, and LOVING…"
"But might it affect performance on intelligence tests? So from the perspective of an IQ exam, it would appear that speaking a particular language would make one more intelligent?
Or different aspects of intelligence being impacted by different…"
"If it was taped outside the glove compartment, it was probably not visible from the outside of the van. And it wouldn't have impacted visibility. So, no, it's not a safety concern.
I do think the articles comparison to…"
"I don't think that the distinction exists - both temporary and permanent things will be associated with the van and with the company. If the distinction exists in your mind, that's fine - but that doesn't mean you can assume…"