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Words and Phrases About School You will Hear Coming Out of the Mouths of Those Who Would Be President

Posted: 2007-12-23

Think about what the politicos are saying AND what they are not saying.

  • accountability

  • achievement gaps

  • all children

  • [develop better] assessments

  • bold

  • [reinforce our] commitment

  • competitive

  • data driven

  • fully fund

  • [knowledge-based] global economy

  • highly qualified teacher

  • high standards

  • necessary knowledge and skills

  • pre-school through college

  • reform

  • reward

  • rigor

  • science and math

  • scientifically-based research, curriculum, tests, teaching, dental floss

  • teacher effectiveness

  • technology

  • [don't] turn back the clock

  • world-class education standards, students, dental floss

  • Words About School You Are Unlikely to Hear Coming Out of the Mouths of Those Who Would Be President

  • autonomy

  • bliss

  • curiosity

  • democracy

  • esteem

  • fun

  • generosity

  • heart

  • imagination

  • joy

  • kindness

  • laughter

  • meaning

  • neighborliness

  • opportunity

  • pride

  • quirkiness

  • relevance

  • spirit

  • tolerance

  • uniqueness,/li>

  • virtue

  • whimsy

  • Xanaduness

  • yumminess

  • zeal

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