I’ve never been one for standardized testing, or indeed, school in general. But I might change my tune if school was used to teach topics which are actually relevant, taught in a complex and open-minded way.
But I’m kidding, really, because I know that’s one of the least likely things to happen in the wide universe.
Here is a list of things I’d bet good money will happen before that does:
- Aliens contact the Earth
- Donald Trump voluntarily steps down as President
- Coffee prices decrease
- People who can’t carry a tune stop auditioning for televized singing competitions
Still, if we can’t rid of those pesky standardized tests, we might as well start asking better questions. For example: