OVERCROWDING: WAYS TO KEEP SCHOOLS FROM GOING OVER THE RECOMMENDED POPULATION

“Navigating these halls can be impossible.” school population Walking the halls of certain high schools, you can’t help but to notice there is a major population issue with some of … Continue reading OVERCROWDING: WAYS TO KEEP SCHOOLS FROM GOING OVER THE RECOMMENDED POPULATION

FALSE SENSE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS: WHY FORCING GOOD GRADES ARE BAD FOR STUDENTS —

“The final grade is final.” performance When students are in school, taking a test is major outcome of their overall grade in class. And when that grade is low, no … Continue reading FALSE SENSE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS: WHY FORCING GOOD GRADES ARE BAD FOR STUDENTS —

DANGEROUSLY SMART: THE MORE EDUCATED WE BECOME THE MORE PROBLEMS WE CAUSE

“We get smarter, and we get more dangerous.” learning to scale The more educated we become the farther away from ourselves we get as people. You would think that the … Continue reading DANGEROUSLY SMART: THE MORE EDUCATED WE BECOME THE MORE PROBLEMS WE CAUSE

GENDER ENCOURAGEMENT: WHY AREN’T GIRLS PUSHED LIKE BOYS IN SCHOOL

“We need them as much as we need us.” girls! girls! girls! In schools, we have always encouraged the boys more than we have encouraged the girls. When the hard … Continue reading GENDER ENCOURAGEMENT: WHY AREN’T GIRLS PUSHED LIKE BOYS IN SCHOOL

LOST INTENTIONS: WHY THE TELEVISION LOST ITS ORIGINAL USE

“Really, used for learning.” the television When the television was first invented, it was designed to be used as a tool to educate the public. Now, the television is used … Continue reading LOST INTENTIONS: WHY THE TELEVISION LOST ITS ORIGINAL USE

ACADEMIC LOST LOVE: WHY WE AREN’T EDUCATING OUR CHILDREN ENOUGH IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN AMERICA

“They’re failing and it’s our fault.” When observing the academic landscape of America, and the rest of the world, you can’t help but realize that the rest of the planet … Continue reading ACADEMIC LOST LOVE: WHY WE AREN’T EDUCATING OUR CHILDREN ENOUGH IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN AMERICA

GPA, WHO CARES: HOW IMPORTANT ARE GRADES REALLY?

“Is it really a determinant in life?” All my life in school I was taught that if you are not getting the grade in school, you are setting yourself up … Continue reading GPA, WHO CARES: HOW IMPORTANT ARE GRADES REALLY?