The poorer people could not afford plates of pewter, so had trenchers of wood instead. Hygienic practices were not as they are today though and these trenchers generally weren’t washed in between meals. The resultant bacteria and worms inside the wood caused people to develop mouth sores.
But evaluating large metropolises alongside tiny towns was not the criticism local officials had for the MEI. Others say that the report seemed to reflect missing or incomplete information. Oakley says that the report reflects months of research about each city, and that after data was compiled scorecards were sent to city officials typically via the mayor’s office for review.
Unfortunately, Oakley can’t count those friends among Garden brass. The Knicks and MSG released statements from at least a dozen witnesses who criticized Oakley’s behavior. And then Dolan went on and blasted him during an ESPN radio interview. The Senate is a chamber of the United States that is composed of 100 members with two representatives from each state. A United States Senator however, must be at least 30 years of age, have residency for around nine years, and must reside in the state, which they wish to represent. Senators are voted into office by the citizens.
It is claimed that this encourages diversity among schools, gives parents more choice, and drives up standards.Policies to promote marketisation include:Publication of league tables and Ofsted inspection reports to give parents the information they need to choose the right school.Business sponsorship of schools, or what Rikowski calls ‘the business takeover of schools’.Formula funding, where schools receive the same amount of funding for each pupil.Schools being able to opt out of LEA control Schools having to compete with each other to attract pupilsThe reproduction of inequalityCritics of marketisation argue that it has increased inequalities between pupils, for example middle class parents are better placed to take advantage of the available choices. Similarly, Ball and Whitty argue that marketisation reproduces and legitimates inequality through exam league tables and the funding formulaThese ensure that schools that achieve good results are in more demand, because parents are attracted to those with good league table rankings. This allows these schools to be more selective and to recruit high achieving, mainly middle class pupils.
The uses of Taro in JamaicaI grew up eating this wonderful root vegetable and I thought everyone knew what it was until I mentioned it in a recipe and was asked about it. Here in Jamaica we use taro in many ways. Both the root and leaves can be eaten but here in Jamaica we use the root more so than the leaves..