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This Private School Has a Better Way to Keep Kids Interested: New at Reason

Joanna AndreassonJoanna AndreassonThere must be a better way to keep kids interested in school than drugging them, writes John Stossel. Today, one in five school-age boys is diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Many are given drugs that are supposed to help them pay attention. Thankfully, Stossel observes, there are places like the Academy of Thought and Industry, a private school in Austin, Texas, that has a different way of teaching.


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