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"I just don't think they're prepared to deal with challenging inner city children. I think they expected to find children who'd just sit down and wait for them to expound. These kids aren't like that."

EFFIE McHENRY, principal of Wentworth Elementary School in Chicago, speaking of tutors from a company offering federally financed after-school classes.

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http://susanohanian.org/show_nclb_atrocities.html?id=510

— Sam Dillon
New York Times
For Children Being Left Behind, Private Tutors Face Rocky Start

2004-04-16


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