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Jerry Yang

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Government-mandated curricula are degrading our quality of education.

In the United States, teachers are facing a critical inner debate: Should I sacrifice spreading the art of learning for government-mandated curricula? Over the years, teachers have been bombarded with mandate after government mandate telling the teachers the way they should teach, and this is being reflected in their quality of education.

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    Dec 11 2012: Government-mandated curricula is degrading our quality of education - I can only say Amen to that!

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