The Truth About Teacher Certification In The U.S.

When I was younger, friends and acquaintances told me that I should consider becoming a teacher, because they saw that I related well with children.  And, beginning in the 1980s, I began hearing that schools were “begging” and “crying” for teachers.  However, as I was growing up, I hated school.  For that and other reasons, I didn’t begin to consider teaching as a profession until 1990.

I left high school in 1973.  Between 1973 and (Read More...)

The Truth About The State Of Public Education

***The following letter is reproduced on The Truth by the original author, Jimmie Parr.  I think that you will find it very enlightening.***

Dear friends,

The reason for my concern about the topic of this letter is that I used to function as a substitute teacher, and once thought about becoming certified as a teacher.

A few weeks ago, a co-worker told (Read More...)

Welcome To The Truth!

The truth is in such short supply in the world today.  It’s a sad, cold reality that the mainstream media are owned by powerful financial interests.  There are certain news stories that they just cannot report, and there are certain powerful interests that they just cannot offend.

But it is not just the mainstream media.  Wherever you turn in modern society it seems there is someone with an agenda to push or there is someone trying to sell you something. 

But who is telling the truth?

Our goal is to be one source on the Internet that is not afraid to tell the truth.

In accomplishing this mission we may step on some toes.

We may offend some people.

We may expose some things that certain people want to keep hidden.

But we (Read More...)