The title is our system’s collective reaction: Gallup has released its biannual (?) Student Poll and the part of it that jumps out at me is how steadily engagement falls the longer students are in school. Creativity also drops the longer you’re in school. And yet we continue on with the same policies, the same structure, the same format as we’ve been using for ages now. (more…)
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