Let that sink in.
Yet as our student’s families got poorer, our national NAEP scores, which are the standard we use for measuring education over time, has consistently climbed. You see, education is not the dead horse our media tells us.. It is actually improving all the while with doing less.
Our children in poverty are averaging better than us and our peers back when we went through school. We have big problems. They are not in education.
How much better do you think if could do if we actually gave it resources? And I’m not talking about a one-shot 6 million spread over 6 schools for 5 years……