Nicholas Ferroni: What Education Policies Are Doing [VIDEO 1:38]

Nicholas Ferroni advocates for students who come to school for more than learning, and for teachers who care about their kids as people. He calls out education policy for making test results the priority for teachers, and for not validating the relationship teachers develop with students as part of the education process. “Education policy forces teachers to care more about what the kid produces in the class than what they become out of the class.” Watch this 98 seconds of compelling common sense and let it sink in. “If Picasso’s genius had been based on a standardized test, we never would have known he was a genius.”

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