The much-ballyhooed report from Gov. Steve Beshear’s education task force fizzled like a popped balloon. ”Breaking New Ground” was really full of the same ol’ mumbo jumbo, concerned more about pleasing all education stakeholders and quieting Kentuckians who are discontented with plummeting test scores and graduation rates. By the way, how are Kentucky’s white fourth-graders doing in math compared to the rest of the nation? Unlike the task force’s report, our bullet offers a no-spin revelation of the data.
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