Foundation Predicts Common Core to Double Dropout Rates

Dropout rates are already a problem for many high schools across the nation. A friend of mine told me that he was glad that his son graduated high school since his school has a dropout rate of nearly 60%. Hopefully, most schools aren’t that bad, but I know that some are even worse. However, that could all change if a recent report is true. Researchers with the Carnegie Foundation and McKinsey Group believe that the Common core standards are set too high and that millions of students will fail Read more […]