Why proposed improvements to failing schools don’t really work, Part III: Stay in school!!!
|February 9, 2012||Posted by News under Education, News|
Here. (The Best Schools, February 8, 2012)
The hottest new idea in education was, statewide, students should be prevented from leaving school before they turn 18.
Well those were the first tweets on the Stay in School Act.
In Fishtown, it made perfect statistical sense. All the numbers show that a high school graduate is far more likely to work and less likely to be on welfare, let alone in jail.
But are there things the numbers can’t tell us? More.