Six Lies Most People Believe About U.S. Schools | The Federalist

The system mostly exists to perpetuate itself. And here’s the closest thing there is to a placebo: The achievement gap between black and white, rich and poor is not due to lack of money. It largely comes down to a vocabulary gap, which means a knowledge gap, because words name things. Perhaps you’ve heard of the 30… Read More Six Lies Most People Believe About U.S. Schools | The Federalist

The Scandal Isn’t Over Until the Scapegoat is Driven Off…

The goose-stepping little martinet who took away a preschoolers’ lunch has been suspended. Or, an employee has been punished for following orders. The mother of the 4-year-old girl whose turkey sandwich was replaced by chicken nuggets says the teacher is not to blame and shouldn’t be punished. “We are concerned for Ms. Maynor [the teacher]… Read More The Scandal Isn’t Over Until the Scapegoat is Driven Off…