One of my seventh-grade teachers carried the motto, “Ignore inappropriate behavior.” The idea was when middle schoolers acted out just to get attention that the best course of action was to not give it any heed and let it die out.
Charter schools are expected to be a hallmark of President-elect Trump’s education policy. His pick for secretary of education, Betsy DeVos, is one of the nation’s biggest promoters of the non-traditional public schools.
Like most Christians, I think, I feel some uneasiness when the topic of Islam comes up. Perhaps it’s politically incorrect to voice that, but I think many Americans have experienced similar emotions.
For the past few weeks, E-T reporter Recardo Thomas has documented the need for road and bridge repairs in Sunflower County through a series dubbed, “Crumbling Foundation.” If you’ve read those stories, it’s hard to deny that something must be done.