A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from October 31, 2017
“In school, kids are grouped by date of manufacture”

Students in school are usually grouped by age ("date of manufacture"). “Is your child provided with opportunities to learn with those who share his passions and interests or just grouped by date of manufacture?” was posted on Twitter on October 28, 2011. “‘When I look at these classrooms I still see kids grouped by date of manufacture” was posted on Twitter on January 8, 2013.

“In school, kids are grouped by date of manufacture” was posted on Reddit—Shower Thoughts on November 1, 2017.


Twitter
Acipenser2‏
@Acipenser2
Is your child provided with opportunities to learn with those who share his passions and interests or just grouped by date of manufacture?
8:43 AM - 28 Oct 2011

Twitter
Tom Fullerton‏
@tomfullerton
Replying to @giftedcanada
@giftedcanada @darcymullin @kelownagurl @davidwees I would love to see learners _not_ grouped by date of manufacture. #bcedplan
7:35 PM - 19 Jan 2012

Twitter
Karen Janowski‏
@KarenJan
“schools are the only places where people are grouped by date of manufacture.” CMK12
2:42 PM - 12 Jul 2012

Twitter
John Baxter‏
@jsbaxter_
‘When I look at these classrooms I still see kids grouped by date of manufacture.’
Via @JayCollier http://bit.ly/URJPCP cc @kublermdk
11:01 PM - 8 Jan 2013

Twitter
Jonathan N, FUTURE-U‏
@jnxyz
Are your students grouped by date of manufacture? Take the ‘How obsolete is your school?’ Quiz:
http://bit.ly/NvqUNM
#Edtech #NMChz
8:53 PM - 23 Mar 2014

Twitter
Craig Hall‏
@w41gy
Our education system is a glorified babysitting service with kids grouped by date of manufacture #bbcaq
2:48 PM - 3 Feb 2017

Reddit—Shower Thoughts
In school, kids are grouped by date of manufacture.
submitted November 1, 2017 by SupremeZ
COMMENTS
43110777
With the ones being produced in January and February being top quality in size.

cosmictrousers
And later in life, workplaces start paying more attention to the ‘use by’ date.

Twitter
ShowerThoughts Bot‏
@thoughtsbybot
In school, kids are grouped by date of manufacture.  #showerthoughts
12:31 AM - 1 Nov 2017

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityEducation/Schools • Tuesday, October 31, 2017 • Permalink