Arugh! I wrote a post about education, but somehow it got lost in cyberspace. Because it is after 11pm, and because my eyes are getting fuzzy, I will have to make do with the quick and dirty version. Public Schools Flunk Out. Only 34% of ninth graders who took the new STAAR test passed English 1 Writing and Reading. Our students deserve better. Public schools ought to take a page from homeschoolers and try other curriculum, such as Institute for Excellence in Writing. My daughter began using IEW in the second semester of her 4th grade year. Here is my … Continue reading Flunking the Future?