Will Longer School Year Help or Hurt U.S. Students? Plus some thoughts about reinventing government education

The Barrister Maggie’s Farm 1/17/2013

…I think it’s time that the entire structure of public K-12 education ought to be reinvented.

We started out with home-schooling, with tutors for the wealthy, then neighborhood one-room schoolhouses supported and controlled by the parents of the kids, then we went to the tax-supported, age-cohorted Prussian (yes, our public […]