Tuesday, November 20, 2007

Are You More Liberal Than A 6th Grader?

Does this look like a classroom assignment to you? Titled "Current Events Introduction," this quiz was handed to new students at East Side Middle School in Manhattan.

The questions are problematic, but what bothered parents even more is that "students are encouraged by teachers in class to reject the statements as false."

In other words, there's a "right" answer to all these questions, according to the teachers. It just happens to be the "left" answer that's right.

Read the entire story here.