american education system

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the children are sleeping. society decides, “It is convenient for us to destroy dreams.
Spotlight. Center stage. Spotlight turns to headlights Caught in the headlights  A student is a deer frozen In front of a question in the form of a car Coming towards them like a bullet
I hate the way some like to say, "Man high school was some bullshit!" Like, "I never learned anything useful!"
Teach kids! They tend to learn. Why make school a prison? Teachers should only get to teach. Teach kids!
There was a field-specific teacher.Whose awareness was a misfeature.She taught her students one day,In a very narrow way,And spouted hot air as a preacher.
As ground separates,Across the giant landscape,Bright animals bound.
I love the English language I love learning new words Uping my vocabulary With words like licentious Or efficacy I love taking those words And creating new worlds With lines of prose and poetry
Reinforcement of false “fairness,” has rose a reputation of a  world-renowned expectation of mocking American education.
I remember hearing stories of a Country wherein the citizens were free To love and believe in whoever they So desired, but that was in the past.
I fear I might stuff Too many numbers in my Head and make words leave.
I am four wallsI am brickI am stoneI am brokeI make brokenI am the "un fun" in unfunded
Please don’t refer to us as “batches” y’know, like prototype after prototype after prototype we didn’t ask to be struck and burned out like matches and while you wait for the time we’re ripe,
Ida B. Wells... Nothing but truth between her margins. Threatened to never return to Memphis because to save her life, that was a bargain. And Martin Luther King? Oh how he had my people marching!
I bought my first puppy a couple of weeks ago He's a baby pug with the flattest face And a body that kind of resembles a potato So that's what I named him Potato  
SAT, GPA, ACT, Make that school notice me. Applications and deadlines left and right, The kind of oppression we're taught not to fight. There isn't anything fair in this game we're forced to play
We say that education is a right... Yet there remains an inequality   If parents can afford to send their child to private school.. They are already at a higher level  
After kindergarten You had gradually discovered  The code of the alphabet
When I was a child my mother and all my teachers told me that I was "gifted".  They said that I was brilliant, had such potential,  smarter than all the rest, and that because of this, 
Potassium Hydroxideteaches Chemistry.Hey, Potassium Hydroxide:You are known to every studentfor being less than prudentwhen it comes to the fire alarm.On the lab tables you light
Let me free and let me be The man in the river and the man in the tree They don't do much for me.   They yell and holler and chant At the smallest village ant To stop the apathy and being nonchalant.
I will not learn in a cube. Put me in a box, tell me I must do this, force me into     a crowd, a schedule. Try. I will not learn. I will fly free in nature, away from straight lines and hard rules.
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