Regina Barreca writes a funny article on the - I Want (and Expect) It NOW Generation.
It takes a comical look at today's kids who have all the techno gadgets and have learned all about instant gratification.
Underneath the humor lies a serious question....
Could it be possible that school is now the main place where people have to learn a whole set of social skills like.....wait your turn, work with others, be reasonably polite, delay gratification, don't eat the crayons, don't trip your neighbor, say "please", be patient with those that don't learn like you, etc. etc.......
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