Oooh!!! A SPUTNIK moment!!!!!
Yeah right. And Schools Matter hits it right on the detonator again. You should go read this.
Go to this link to read the take on President Obama's remarks on education in the SOTU address.
Thanks to NYC Educator for pointing the way.
Really, once again, I know President Obama thinks he means well, but when your education dilettante advisors have nothing but contempt for those of us in the trenches, you DO just get tired after a while of the same ol' playing to stereotypes.