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Alistoriv Offline
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K12

Fuck K12. Fuck it. By far one of the worst curriculums I have ever used. Every damn week something pushes me over the edge. Discuss.
03-12-2013 07:23 AM
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K12

Even KKK is an improvement on K12.

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03-12-2013 08:06 AM
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RE: K12

I know right they didn't even prepare me for the cahsee ,now what am I going to do.
03-12-2013 05:12 PM
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K12

I'm going to have to switch schools again next year. K12 can go fuck itself.
03-13-2013 03:51 AM
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K12

I don't even know what that is...

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(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

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03-13-2013 06:28 AM
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RE: K12

I'm assuming 'K12' is simply referring to Kindergarten through 12th grade, but I may be wrong. Either way, Alistoriv, I'm sure it sucks at least as much as you say and I think you should throw metaphorical rocks at that stuff. (Don't ask me what I mean because it's late and I have no idea.)


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03-13-2013 12:02 PM
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K12

That's what I assumed but it seems to be some online thing.

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(06-14-2013 08:02 AM)Potato Wrote:  watch the fuq out, we've got an "intellectual" over here.

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K12

K12 is a curriculum typically used at online schools.
03-14-2013 01:02 AM
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K12

Sounds like a bad combo meal.

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RE: K12

(03-14-2013 01:02 AM)Alistoriv Wrote:  K12 is a curriculum typically used at online schools.
Sucks because it's really not homeschooling; it's just an online public school. :(

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03-21-2013 12:09 AM
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K12

Oh god. The internet has been tainted once again!

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