EDUCATION, THE KID WITH LICE THAT NO POLITICIAN WANTS TO PLAY WITH

| March 19, 2019

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Fast forward to 2019, and it looks like support for our K-12 schools has reached an all-time low. Why is this happening? Why have politicians abandoned their go to campaign trope?This is quite a quandary, as the U.S. K-12 school system has made tremendous gains over the last decade, and we have gotten remarkedly better at helping “at risk” students “beat the odds” so to speak.  The education reform movements of the past are to thank for that, with each iteration helping to improve the next one. However, in spite of it all, in 2019 politicians are staying as far away from education as they can. It is as if education was a kid with lice. 

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Glynlyon, Inc., is on the cutting edge of innovation for education technology – empowering students, school districts and families use of technology to learn, teach and share at home, school and in life. First to market with solutions that address the challenges faced by its customers, Glynlyon offers self-paced, student-centered curriculum that enhances the capacity for districts to blend learning and empowers teachers to create lessons from a standards-aligned curriculum. Glynlyon offers industry-leading support to its customers through custom implementation and training plans and direct instructional support for parents and students. Glynlyon's family of brands includes Odysseyware and AOP and serves the consumer and institutional marketplace. Its focus is designing education technology solutions that engage learners, optimize teaching and learning and empower students to achieve their goals.

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