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The election of a Conservative government will bring - and I mean this almost literally - a declaration of war against those parts of the educational establishment who still cling to the cruelty of the "all must win prizes" philosophy…
…and the dangerous practice of dumbing down.
Listen to this.
It's the President of the Spelling Society.
He said, and I quote, "people should be able to use whichever spelling they prefer."
He's the President of the Spelling Society.
Well, he's wrong. And by the way, that's spelt with a 'W.'
[..Good luck to the lad, I listened to the entire speech and found very little I disagreed with. ...
Originally posted by justyc
reply to post by C.C.Benjamin
how soon people forget that it was the conservative party's 'thatcherism' that allowed the mess we are in today to happen.
now everyone is having to pay the price for all the greed and selfishness that they encouraged to happen while they stole the industries from the country to give the profits to the rich.
you think the disgusting poverty gap they nurtured was bad before? just wait till they get in again.
Originally posted by Chilled Zen
Hopefully the Conservatives beat Labour this time round so at least we have different people even if they are not much better