[Susan notes: Admirably short and to the point. "Renegade" is masterful.]
To the editor
From Howard Stabin
Published in New York Times (03/26/2010)
If recess is defined as a temporary withdrawal or cessation from usual work or activity, it is an oxymoron to have a recess coach. This may be a wired society, but spare me the indignity of a pedagogue prohibiting my "renegade game of hopscotch."
FAIR USE NOTICE
This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of education issues vital to a democracy. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. For more information click here. If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.