Sometimes lost in the controversies over Common Core, we are in a great period of experimentation and positive change in the US education system. The Atlantic reports on The Town That Decided to Send All Its Kids to College:
College was never much of an option for most students in this tiny town of 1,200 located in the woods of the Manistee National Forest. Only 12 of the 32 kids who graduated high school in 2005 enrolled in college. Only two of those have gotten their bachelor’s degree.
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