Teachers and school districts nationwide are doing their best to clean up the mess of the past 3 years. This will not be a simple process. Important decisions need to be made as states consider which interventions and programs to implement in order to make up the learning losses.
It is an important staple of the American education system and is used to determine many things like whether you can advance to the next grade, graduate, or even go to the college, university, or graduate school of your choice. They are even used by the military to allocate job assignments.
Student retention and standardized testing. These are two of the most controversial topics within education. Did you know they actually go hand in hand?
In today’s episode we take a look at the root of everything we’ve been talking about, what the purpose of education actually is.