Of course, the schools need more money. And, yes, the system needs reform. But if you ask U.S. Sen. Barack Obama, parents also need to take stronger
charge of their children's education:
"That money's not going to make a dime's worth of difference if,
when your child comes home from school, you don't turn off that
television," he said, to applause at a recent appearance.
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