Notable Quotable

November 24, 2006

There's very little about learning that goes on in school. A lot of it is being still, being quiet, not talking to your neighbor, not moving around too much. Especially if you're a boy, it's lethal." - RANDY KARR, a parent who enrolled her son in the experimental Brooklyn Free School in New York that allows kids to set the schedule and devise classes without tests and homework. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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