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Richard Strausz

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Re: Finland
Posted: Feb 15, 2012 4:13 PM
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> Why you? I guess I am not following why someone at
> the elementary school can't teach algebra? I have
> never seen this done before but let's say you do it
> this way. Then you are saying that the kid rides from
> his school to your algebra class and then back (or
> home). That hardly compares to the two and sometimes
> three teachers involved at the other extreme.
> Besides, hypothetical scenarios are not needed. I
> have studied the costs for gifted, the overall
> average cost, and the cost for the rest of special
> education. Gifted is practically the same as
> ordinary. The other special ed is two, sometimes even
> three times ordinary.
>
> Bob Hansen


I'm assuming that most K-5 teachers are busy teaching K-5 content, so someone will need to teach this outstanding student. I am not attempting to compare the costs with special education. The only point I am trying to raise is that there would likely be some extra cost beyond the norm.

Richard


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