Dear Teacher: Please don’t quit.

I know you are frustrated by all the unrealistic expectations that the government, the administration, and parents have of you.  We want you to cure all our ills (educational ones, health ones, and moral ones) because we won't take the individual responsibility to do so ourselves, one child at a time. Yes, the amount of … Continue reading Dear Teacher: Please don’t quit.

Don’t Pay Them What They Are Worth

I think everyone will have to agree that salaries are frequently disproportionate to the worth of the employee. We read about professional athletes receiving ten million dollars a year, Wall Street executives receiving million dollar bonuses, and oil company chiefs receiving multi-million dollar bonuses. All this while we continue to go through the worst economic … Continue reading Don’t Pay Them What They Are Worth