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Let prisoners prove themselves before giving them a free education

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Let prisoners prove themselves before giving them a free education We all know by now the wonderful ideas of Gov. Cuomo. Let’s educate all the prisoners in our New York state prisons. But when it comes to our schoolage children, let’s eliminate some kindergartens because the districts can no longer afford to keep them in their budget. First of all, we could give all prisoners who wish to participate in a college- readiness program their ...


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biwemple
March 6, 2014
1:33 p.m.

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My son has a Social Studies textbook that is NEVER used and is almost brand-new. The school district purchased hundreds of these for the Middle School and the teachers emphatically state they do not want to use it, so they send it home to sit on a shelf till its returned at the end of the year. The teachers are doing all the content via websites and worksheets. What a complete waste of taxpayer money in purchasing these text books in the first place!

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