Doctors Say that Early School Start Times Unhealthy for Students

I originally posted the following information and commentary onto my Facebook wall…

Student Sleeping in Class

Student Sleeping in Class

Doctors: Early School Start Times Unhealthy for Students:

(Sara Cheshire, CNNIf you think school starts too early, you aren’t the only one.

A new policy statement published by the American Academy of Pediatrics is on the side of groggy students falling asleep at their desks and their parents who are tired of nagging them to get out of bed in the morning.

They say that lack of sleep in adolescents causes poor academic performance and poses a serious public health concern. Traffic accidents, depression and obesity can result, with schools that start too early contributing to the problem.

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My CommentaryState education camps exist to teach conformity and obedience to the next generation of tax-serfs. These places are mental and spiritual graveyards – not conductive to thinking, nor to learning!

Tyranny Exercised for the “Good” of its Victims is the Most Oppressive Kind

As I scrolled through my Facebook news feed, I discovered the following artwork here, being shared by the page, “Independent Institute,” and originally posted it to my own wall, along with commentary…

“Of all the tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end, for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.” – C.S. Lewis

My Commentary: It’s all for the “greater good” ! 😉