Category Archives: Curriculum

Low Educational Attainment

It seems to me…. “Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.” ~ Solomon Ortiz[1]. In the most recent PISA (Program for International Student Assessment) report, U.S. students … Continue reading

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Educational Possibilities

It seems to me… “When I looked at the addictive qualities of video games and how they captivate people’s attention, I decided to try the same technology for enhancing well-being.” ~ Deepak Chopra. Everyone acknowledges the necessity of educational improvement. … Continue reading

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Common Core

It seems to me… “A substandard education will always result in a substandard nation.” ~ Aubrey Priest. The U.S. is far behind most other nations in student educational achievement. A high percentage of students are required to take remedial courses … Continue reading

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Educational Standards

It seems to me… “Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge.”  ~ Mark Twain. With 35 out of the 50 top research universities in the world, U.S. colleges and … Continue reading

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