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On the President's New 'Pre-School Initiative'



By Mark Naison

Test them in the cradle
Test them in the crib
Test them in the infant seat
And when they wear a bib
Test them eating baby food
And when they ride a bike
Test them when they fall asleep
Or picking up a mike
If you don't test your infants
They'll never get a job
Sorting shirts in Wal-Mart
They'll probably steal and rob
The entire US economy
Depends on taking tests
We'll never compete globally
And fall behind the rest

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— Mark Naison
Schools Matter

2013-02-14

http://www.schoolsmatter.info/2013/02/on-presidents-new-pre-school-initiative.html

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