Indeed. We need halfwits that don't believe in any of the progress of the 20th century to run our schools. Like these.
Originally Posted by homestarunner93
Our education system is partially federal for a reason. There are some floors below which we as a nation try not to let our children fall. We try not to allow racial segregation, anti-science bigotry, or overt injections of religion into the curriculum. The nation's children won't just be affecting their own state, after all. They'll be voters, and it behooves us not to let their minds fester in a stew of ignorance based on the ignorance of some of their elders, even if those elders are elected to the state school board.
“If we sacrifice our values because we’re afraid, we don’t care about those values very much" -- Edward Snowden