Originally posted on Does Experience Count?:
What’s it all about, Alfie?
Is it just for the moment we live?
What’s it all about when you sort it out, Alfie?
Are we meant to take more than we give,…?
What is it all about, Alfie? Hardly anybody votes in school board elections. And, yet, they have become the new hot thing—at least here in li’l ole Delaware.
All of a sudden school board elections in Delaware have taken on a life of their own, and have somehow attracted the spending of unprecedented tens of thousands of dollars. YIKES.
I always knew that school board elections were important. Heck—I know that all public elections are important, and I have never missed an opportunity to participate in democratic process by voting. I was thrilled when I reached the age when I could vote.
I am a teacher. Obviously, I would (and should be) interested in school board elections. In…
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