In the fast paced world we now live in a good education is a value not to skip. This infographic looks at education in the US and specifically high school education. The US ranks 12th in terms of the number of college educated adults in the population and every year 1.2 million students drop out of school. Education is a valuable tool not to be neglected.
States & Capitals/Presidents Bookmark..Have students make this and then research a topic..how many related?, assassinated?, re-elected?, no vp?, etc. Endless ways to cross the curriculum with history and ELA!
The american grading system is flat-out stupid. like, you miss 30 points? That's considered the same thing as an F in my school 9 it's not graded as that but it feels like it is, to everyone). It definitely bothers me that the majority of scores you can get are an F. the possible amount of scores. F. It makes everyone that I know so worried about grades and hw and shit. fuck this.
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