How Does The School You At The Schools?

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1. What shocked you from reading this book? What did you learn that you didn’t know before? Be specific. I was shocked about how horrible the schools were stocked with necessary lab materials, books etc. I can’t imagine going through high school without these items. They help students learn and it saddened me to hear that these students did not get this opportunity like I did. I also learned that many teachers during this time period were let go or “dumped” because of low enrollment of students at some of the schools listed. Often students were taught by subs most of the year. I found this to be extremely interesting and it is something I never knew about these cities school districts. 2. How does the school you attended compare to the schools Kozol describes? Specifically address staff, students, facilities, materials, instruction, classrooms, and any other relevant parts of your school. 3. Does money lead to better schools? Why or why not? Yes, I believe more money leads to better schools. It talked a lot about each school and how much each student was worth in a particular di...
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