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From the learning sciences literature we know that kids can learn small things, like addition and subtraction, on the way to big things — like creativity and collaboration. We're not doing poor kids any favors by the drill-and-kill method.
Just because there are a lot of innovations, that does not mean education will necessarily improve quickly.