School: It’s way more boring than when you were there. – D. Denvir

Denvir, Daniel. “School: It’s way more boring than when you were there.” salon.com September 14, 2011. Retrieved on September 16, 2011 by Jason Saiter. http://www.salon.com/news/feature/2011/09/14/denvir_school

The author points out how high stakes tests in Math and Reading has taken time away from other subjects and has led to test cheating scandals in Atlanta, Philadelphia, and Washington D.C. Students, as young as Kindergartners, are spending more time doing math worksheets and less time drawing, playing, socializing, and singing. These are things early childhood development experts know are essential to growth.

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