Today’s highly interesting read (02/13/20): Madison school district scraps traditional ‘A-F’ grading system for kinder, gentler model

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Today’s read is from former state Senate aide and Journal Sentinel columnist Christian Schneider. Here’s a brief excerpt:

In the old days, seeing a low grade on a report card was sounding an alarm that the kid wasn’t taking his or her studies seriously. Today, a low grade is just a suggestion that a child might have to wait slightly longer to unleash their immense cognitive abilities on the world.

You can read Schneider’s entire column here.

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