2. Education for All
Issues in Education Today
In this unit you will learn about:
- Is Education a Human Right?
- Current Problems in Education
- Economics & Education
- Education & Sustainability
One of the most important issues in education today has to do with the importance of grades and standardized, high-stakes tests. Many students, parents, and teachers are questioning the importance of grades and test scores, and exploring new ways to teach and learn. The below video gives an excellent introduction to these issues:
6 Problems with Schools
We began this unit by exploring one significant problem in Education today - now you will learn about 6 more issues. Watch the video and answer the questions to learn more.