Haiti's Earthquake

January 20, 2010
By girdythebirdy SILVER, Davis, California
girdythebirdy SILVER, Davis, California
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After Haiti experienced a terrible earthquake, I thought it would be discussed at my school. However, I was wrong! The day after the quake, not one word was even said about the earthquake and the devastation. In fact, when a small group of teens were discussing it, many other teens where confused, and one even said, "There was an earthquake?" It pains me to see that there is a lack of communication and discussion concerning world events in public schools. I am completely shocked that no one seems to care about this! I consider myself very tuned in with the news, but many kids and schools seem to be turning away from it. This angered me! The problem needs to be fixed!

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on Aug. 16 2015 at 6:52 pm
SomeoneMagical PLATINUM, Durham, New Hampshire
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This is interesting. I do agree that some disasters that happen in separate countries should be discussed in classrooms around the world. It is irresponsible to ignore others struggles.


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