Most of the short comings in not just the public education system, but the educational system as a whole can be fixed in just a few simple ways. Here we will explore the problems with the educational system in the United States.
As this student sat in my 9th grade WH1 class, where I taught him about the different types of Greek Columns or the difference between the early River Valley Civilizations, I realized we were doing him a huge disservice.
The industrial revolution ended some 100 years ago yet we still have bells to let students know when to go from class to class. We form lines and we ask little boys full of energy to sit down at a desk for 6 hours a day.
There is a classic comic education in the 1950s and education now. It shows parents asking their student about their bad grades and the parents yelling at the teacher about their child’s grades
What’s that you want to go to college: 1. You need a college degree to get a job. 2. Colleges are aware of this, simply supply and demand.