One of my Facebook friends just posted this picture:
Now, my first thought was Geez, she should send that over to the "Blog" of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks. (Note that the quotation marks in that name are wrong on purpose.)
The person who posted this, presumably on her daughter's behalf, is herself a school teacher. She apparently found nothing wrong with this. My nine-year-old, on the other hand, took about 20 seconds to figure it out. (I'll admit that the horrible graphic design drew her attention first.)
I've been having a raucous internal debate over whether to point it out to her.
But then, a couple of days ago, she also posted this: