Thursday, November 03, 2005

Inflationary Pressures

Down in Arkansas' Turrell school district, prices aren't the only things that have been going up and up.

Yesterday, at our junior high school, several of us teachers had to meet with a parent who was concerned that her son had received a B+ in history and a B- in science. The parent was insistent on "turning her child around" so he could earn a "straight A average."