Education

How Do You Define Academic Success?

By Anthony Rebora — June 15, 2009 1 min read

Pondiscio at Core Knowledge provides a cautionary reminder that it’s entirely possible for a kid to ace standardized tests and still not know all that much:

What the data doesn’t show ... is that out in the real world there are very different metrics [than test results] at work. There’s too often far less to our current definition of success than meets the eye.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Blogboard blog.