Piece about tragic educational malpractice. (The reference in the fine title is to Cool Hand Luke.)
But there's plenty--plenty, I tell you--of such malpractice in the schools these days. See, for instance, the following:
Should Public Schools be Allowed to Deceive Parents?
By getting rid of grades and honor rolls, NYC’s education department will hurt the kids it claims to want to help
Main Line Madness: Schools in Lower Merion Township, Pennsylvania, adopt critical pedagogy—and face a parental backlash.
The New Plan: Washington, D.C.’s top prep schools implement “antiracism” curricula in lockstep.
New York’s Private Schools Tackle White Privilege. It Has Not Been Easy.
Why math education has suffered.
But parents are starting to seek alternatives:
A Deserved 'Moment of Truth' for Public Schools as a Record Number of Parents Opt Out.
American Homeschooling Goes Boom.
Homeschooling Is Surging Across America. Homeschoolers Told Us Why.
Homeschool Interest In Texas Jumps 5 Fold From 2020 Record.