UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (18) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: CXIII Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 1955697  
Subject: Re: another nail in the education myth Date: 1/8/2006 2:23 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 2

of 'just give us more money and we will be successful'.... Bull puckey... been saying for years, introduce competition... you don't succeed, you are out of a job.. Just like the business world... nothing promotes success like competition.. nothing outs failure like competition.

on this much, i think you're absolutely right. teaching jobs should be compensated at a rate that business has to compete with education for the brightest minds available. and teachers should have to compete to land these highly compensated positions. if teaching paid wages equivalent to those in banking, medicine, law, technology, etc. you'd find american students matching up against the rest of the world right quick.

lousy teachers (however few or many there really are) will find their place in the service industry, or as teachers aides. competition! market forces! go capitalism!

Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll . Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (18) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next

Announcements

Post of the Day:
Value Hounds

Kate Spade's Wild Ride
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement