Yes, you read that right, there is a proposal that will be coming in front of the Mukwonago School Board to effectively psychoanalyze kids three times a year, as early as 3rd grade. This 'analysis', performed by teachers, will become part of the student's permanent record
We shouldn't be voting Terry Dittrich out, he should be reelected and his SUCCESSFUL efforts need to be duplicated throughout the state. Heck, with the fact that Democrats have been owning local offices for decades, I'd say this needs to be duplicated nationwide.
I cannot think of any reason to replace a rare workhorse like Terry Dittrich at this juncture. The numbers matter and they are heavily in his favor. Sadly, I fear there is something more sinister, and frankly petty, at play here.
If the board is not showing fiscal responsibility with what it already has by cutting costs, why should the taxpayer give them more money to mismanage? The sale of that building could help eliminate most if not all of the 'emergency' money needed.
Students settle for mediocrity at lunchtime, drinking milk from disintegrating paper cartons and eating the consistently questionable sloppy joe. Students settle for mediocrity in their classrooms, learning the basics and then being left to their own devices to discover their skills.
A certain amount of equality in the education system is not only beneficial but mandatory. Certainly, each child should be given the same resources, and the same level playing field which allows them the chance for success. Unfortunately, instead of constantly raising the stakes and pushing students forward, the general trend in education calls for all students to be pulled down to a lower level to account for the cognitive variations amongst student populations.
So, here we are at that crossroads. This is our chance to prove that continuing on the RIGHT road is the only path to economic prosperity, cutting crime, and saving our kids from an extremist agenda. It’s that simple, we show up or we fail. It’s literally in our hands.