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Topic: we're taking over now, step aside please, thx in advance
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Bishop, Wayne

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Re: we're taking over now, step aside please, thx in advance
Posted: Oct 31, 2013 12:25 PM
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Not a bad idea as long as genuine English college-ready literacy and
mathematics are not forgotten along the way. Too often pushers of
this stuff are looking at the wrong abilities and educational
backgrounds that "led to" college-level success. My guess is that
this kid was no slouch in either - and his tutor pushed for more - or
success at Stanford in engineering wouldn't be happening.


At 11:00 PM 10/30/2013, kirby urner wrote:
>LA is not the first. South Africa is already in the rear view
>mirror (doing so
>much better now, US could learn a trick or two).

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