Saturday, February 2, 2013

Failed DC Chancellor Michelle Rhee Gets an Education - NYTimes.com

Failed DC Chancellor Michelle Rhee Gets an Education - NYTimes.com:


Failed DC Chancellor Michelle Rhee Gets an Education




 In your new book, “Radical,” you recount that while growing up in a Korean-American household in Toledo, if your brother brought home a bad grade, your mother would ground you, not him. Can you explain her thinking? 
My mother is a very traditional Korean mom. I grew up with clear roles as the girl of the family, and one of them was being responsible for my brothers and specifically to make sure my younger brother was doing well in school. Korean culture is very lenient on boys.

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