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Original post made on Apr 24, 2014

No thanks, Mr. Gates

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 18, 2014, 12:00 AM

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Posted by educator
a resident of Menlo Park
on Apr 24, 2014 at 1:58 pm

Those who'd like to see some local control over our schools may want to support AB 2307, an Assembly bill to empower local school districts to opt out of Common Core and its assessments.


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Posted by Don't forget
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Apr 24, 2014 at 7:47 pm

Keep in mind that Bill Gates was diagnosed as autistic ( high functioning) as a child. It was only,his wealthy parents' money that saved him.

I know this because I have a close friend who has an autistic son, and subscribes to a bi-monthly publication on autism. Bill Gates wrote an article for this publication in which he detailed his experiences as an autistic child.


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