GOOD: “Our Education System Isn’t Broken, It’s Designed to Create Winners and Losers”

A really poignant article highlighting the inequity manifested within U.S education.  Sadly, our Canadian educational system shares many similarities.

“How will we shift our language, thinking, and focus to build newfull_1359510138_40a3c71c23_z systems of education that fully and equitably fund schools and equip educators? Equity and opportunity matter. It’s way past time that we take our blame and focus off students and put it on our educational, socioeconomic, and political systems that allow, demand, and perpetuate inequity. We who are committed to school reform must consider how we can think and act differently”

When will education become the forefront of our political agendas?

See full story here: http://www.good.is/posts/our-education-system-isn-t-broken-it-s-designed-to-create-winners-and-losers/?utm_campaign=goodtweet&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_content=ev

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