Current annual statistics in one glance. This is where priorities lie in the United States. In large part, due to the Prison Industrial Complex. The greed of corporations to make money off of the social and economic inequity of caging people in droves for non-violent offenses. 107 more words
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Percents, Percentile, Success
Look, I’m not going to insult the entire US education system. People already do that. Also, we have an upward trend versus many other countries. 298 more words
What competencies must students master to succeed in 21st Century jobs and life?
An American perspective on ‘Deeper Learning’
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation explains, “Deeper Learning is an umbrella term for the skills and knowledge that students must possess to succeed in 21st century jobs and civic life. 324 more words
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MARCH 24, 2014
An article posted on Politico today adds new evidence of the damage being done to K-12 education under the guise of “school choice,” and how much many of us are paying to place some of our own core values under attack: about $1 billion across 14 states with school voucher programs.