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Standards, Grades And Tests Are Wildly Outdated, Argues ‘End Of Average’

24 Feb

The idea that someone is going to click a stopwatch, compare you to other kids in your class, and the kids with the best grades can get the best jobs, that’s not a good deal. I want my two boys to figure out what they love and what they’re good at and be exposed to things and be able to turn that into a job.

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Testing is a learning tool; it should not be used as a means of limiting opportunity for learners who are "not there yet".

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