Ah! - Now we're getting somewhere! I fault the bus drivers and food - service workers. The bus drivers are setting an awful example by sloppy mileage logging (how many decimal places?) and the food-service folk are likely equally lousy at calorie counting.
Hey - let's not forget the school-crossing guards - no telling what nefarious activities they've been up to!
Kudos to Haim for this "heads up".
PS Haim's message reminds me of a story I once heard about a hamster and a Tibetan monk - but it has since slipped my mind.
On 11/26/2012 9:45 PM, Haim wrote: > My thanks to Michael J. Petrilli who, via Jerry Becker, defines the > Education Mafia: > > Jerry P. Becker Posted: Nov 26, 2012 6:39 PM > >> What We Learned About School Reform in 2012 >> By Michael J. Petrilli >> >> That comes down to simple arithmetic: With 3 million >> teachers and several million more bus drivers, food- >> service workers, aides and other staff, the public- >> education system is the largest employer in the U.S. >> These folks vote, and they make their views known to >> friends, family and neighbors, through traditional word >> of mouth and social media. They've even been known to >> send word via the children in their classrooms. >