The Great Melting Pot


America used to be known as the great melting pot of the world. A fiery cauldron where different types of peoples mixed together becoming stronger through the alloying of many different unique parts into a stronger whole. Now instead of a foundry we seem to have become instead a smelter house where our citizenry is being slowly and surely pulled back into its component, self-centered and self-interested parts thus weakening the whole.

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About safrisri

I have been a teacher since 1971 and have taught at all educational levels from pre-school to college. My college degree is general science which I arrived at after 5 years and 5 different majors. A degree as it turns out, almost as valuable and in demand as one in Neo-Bulgarian Mythology. I have been around education for around 40 years and can remember when teaching was a pleasant, happy and creative job and our schools were the same. My writings will reflect on my past mistakes and successes and what my students have taught me about education.
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