Tuesday, November 03, 2009


"...Half of New Zealand's 12-year-olds are projected to fail the new maths standard, sparking parent protests that the Government is setting up a new "education underclass"...

"These children are going to be very publicly and very visibly labelled as failures," the leader of the new group, Dellis Hunt, said...."


Here is a hard fact of life.

HALF of all people are below average intelligence.

That is how life works, yet we don't have half of us consigned to oblivion.

There are still plenty needed to fetch water and hew wood- while we don't have as many stables to muck out, we now have the warehouse for those who don't win a prize in the sweepstake of life.

And there is still the public service...

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