Very sad to see OCSB seems to be more worried about teaching tweeting and blogging to young children as opposed to Reading and Writing. Unlike the OCSB, this blog believes that being able to write a coherent sentence is a 21st century skill. Apple founder Steve Jobs agrees – he wouldn’t allow his children to use IPads at home or school!
Below is Grade 3 class blog and at the bottom is an example of a fantastic 3rd grade curriculum (Core Knowledge). What a difference!
Taxpayers are paying over $13K/yr/student for this education. Is is a good use of money?
Catholic education is about educating the “whole person”. Is this educating the whole person?
In contrast, this is what a good Grade 3 program looks like (page 79-85)