The biggest social problem is division caused by a-holes like DDX Project. Insults, belittles, and puts down those who disagree with him. In his small mind those who aren't liberal and don't agree with him are uneducated, racist, low skilled, bible thumping, gun clinging, racist, white rednecks. How can we stop the division in this … Read more
Far radical leftist indoctrination.
Sissifying of children and college students.
I can elaborate more when I'm off work.
The thing that blew me away was when I saw child care in my daughters high school. They offer an elective in child care for "early childhood development" where the students take care of the kids (with a teacher of course) but the babies/children come from the teens on campus!
I don't think teachers would get away with banging kids heads off of their desks today. That's good :)
Back in my day ... You were taught how to commit to memory. If you graduated high school there as a pretty good chance you could both spell properly and do basic math in your head., now days kids graduate and are a high percentage is still pretty much completely illiterate because of their dependence … Read more
Children having smartphones and tablets. I didn't get my first one until I was well into my 30's. The fact that children get a lot more bold while at the same time, sensitive and thin skinned.
More computers and no physical education
A broad question. The biggest change I've seen is even more parents are openly derelict in ensuring their offspring are properly prepared for adulthood. Even if a school curriculum provides meaningful teaching (not so much a fact as we'd like it to be) students are not motivated to become learned, to do hard academic work. … Read more
In the US, we now have Pre-K, all day kindergarten, middle schools, mandatory government controlled programs (gotta get the grants), a ridiculous amount of placement testing, no peanut butter and jelly sandwiches served in the cafeteria, lack of history lessons, children graduating that can't write, do math and don't have a clue who was the … Read more
I don't know about other countries, but in the US they have cut back on the arts, physical education, and recess. The result is children who are overweight and have poor imaginations. They have trouble with problem solving because everything is book learned instead hands on learning. My brother and sister-in-laws are teachers and some … Read more
Keurig coffee maker.
Computers, cell phones, high def space photos.
Spoiling my children and time spent with them.