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Taking the Tradition out of Education

Many schools pride themselves on their ability to foster tradition and school spirit in its students. While tradition is a fine way of bonding students with a sense of connection, it is an outdated way to rely on learning methods.

REACHING FOR THE TOP

In the early part of 2003, a principal asked me to consult on writing benchmarks for his school. Before I attended my first interview with the classroom teachers, I spent some time reviewing the minimum standards for the state.