|iTOMB. Tala (Syria) 11.24.12 (not the girl described below)|
"What do I get if I win?", the little girl asked as she sat down eagerly to paint her little square. "Well, nothing", I said laughing, "It's not a competition." - as her father looked reassuringly at me, smiling warmly as well at my answer.
Yet so goes the state of education in America and dare I say, much of the rest of the world as I have seen it ... see the whole story here.