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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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