Principal Andrew Buck explained in a horribly-written memo why books are not necessary at his school, Brooklyn’s Middle School for Art and Philosophy. A sample:
Personal experience aside, which surfaces a concern about the potential adverse affects of textbooks to students learning, let’s return to the essential question of learning and how it is best achieved.Yes, let’s.
Writing-challenged principal Andrew Buck stands behind his idiotic letter (New York Daily News)
November 5, 2010: For some reason (a stray touchpad or mouse move), comments were off for this post. Now they’re on.
[Post title with apologies to this Daily News headline.]