Posts from "August 2022"
Back to School: The State of Education Should be Turned Back Over to the States
Aug 12, 2022 by Keith McWhorter filed in Culture War ,
It's that time of year again. Kids standing on curbs at 6 AM, and yellow buses noisily grinding up and down our roads. Public and private schools seem to almost go year-round these days. Long gone are the days of a full three months of summer vacay. And, for all the required class-time, every indicator over the last decade or so reveals that students in the United States are performing poorly, and are not even learning the basics: Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic.