Today, he came home with math homework on converting percentages to fractions & decimals. I asked him if they were done with measurements. He said the ENTIRE class failed their test on Friday and his teacher didn't know what to do, so she decided to skip this chapter 'till later.
(This was posted anonymously, with permission, to protect the privacy of this child and the employment of his frustrated teacher in Wilson County)
This is how Common Core is hurting our students in TN
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