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I could not agree less with the conclusion the board member came to. In my experience, the general education is dual purpose. There is surely a foundation-building aspect to it, where the student's body of general knowledge is expanded. But more importantly, the process of learning builds discipline and habits for success. A successful educator and educational system balances these two purposes.

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