Quote of the Day
The Oregon State Board of Education unanimously voted on Thursday to remove proof of mastery in reading, writing, and math in order to graduate from high school until 2029.
The board argued that requiring all students to pass one of several standardized tests or to create an in-depth assignment their teacher judged as meeting state standards was a harmful hurdle for students of color, disabled students, or those learning English as a second language.
October 20, 2023
Oregon removes writing, reading, and math mastery from high school graduation requirements
This will not end well. I am forced to believe that outcome is intentional.
This surely is some sort of crime, right? I keep thinking of free helicopter rides for those responsible. But what name of the crime?