No such thing as an average student

The modern K-12 school system is largely centered around the assumption that every student learns and masters material the exact same way. This has a dire impact on the potential of students.  

Since the early 1900s, the American education system has operated like a factory in the Industrial Age, from bells that essentially notify children when to change “shifts,” to top-down management structures. 

Stand Together partner, Todd Rose — a former Harvard professor, author, and co-founder of a think tank called Populace — is dedicated to reforming education by embracing individuality, ensuring no more students get left behind. Sign up to learn more about the innovators making education customized for every student.