Education Fake News

Prioritizing Academics Over Application
Communication from media, economist, politicians
and professionals providing
inadequate a bias information concerned with
personal ideology rather than appropriate information and theories.

1. Test Scores Stagnate     2. Education is the Answer   3. Media Recycles Assumptions

  4. Interesting Thoughts   5. Suggestion

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Prioritizing Academics Over Application

1. Test Scores Stagnate

a. U.S. Long Term Testing Results have been constant over 40 years

b. Andrew Hacker Debates Value of Math for Everyone

c. Massachusetts, Our Best PISA State, Scored Poorly in Mathematics, Or Did They?

2. Education is the Answer

a. Investing in Education pays for a Talented Minority

b. World Changed and Good jobs Disappeared academic learning helps fewer and fewer

c. “knowledge and skills to compete in the global economy”
are primary objective of schooling.
From Alfie Kohn review of Amanda_Ripley's new book,
 The Smartest Kids in the World and How They Got That Way” 

 3. Media Recycles Assumptions Source

a) Media Turns to other countries for solutions because our students’ performance is “mediocre.”
Long Term Testing Results tests stay same, scores slightly up. tests get harder, scores remain the same.

b )Standardized test scores are the best way to judge educational success.
Massachusetts, Our Best PISA 2012 State,
Scored Poorly in Mathematics, Or Did They?
“knowledge and skills to compete in the global economy.” 
is primary objective of schooling.
Investing in Education
and World Changed and Good jobs Disappeared.

c) Learning is a prerequisite for getting a good job. to make more money.
 "Alas, we’re told, this “irrefutable logic still eludes many American students.”
But. succeed at any cost may have tragic human costs.
From
Alfie Kohn review of Amanda_Ripley's new book,
 
The Smartest Kids in the World and How They Got That Way” 

4. Interesting Thoughts

a. Mark Cuban Takes on Obama/Trump

b. Helping students overcome the impact of No Child Left Behind   K. Hirsh-Pasek, L. Steinberg 11/18

5. Suggestions

Local Community Prioritize Goals

Laboratories of Democracy approach

Tech-Based Education approach

Implementation over 12 years Educating the Class of 2036