Common Core standards were created to equalize education across incomes — to make the quality of education that students from affluent families get available to students from poor families.
extreme focus on testing might be creating an education system that
lacks a whole lot of things that are really, really important. This kid
nails the problem with Common Core in a new way, claiming that we're
ruining the way we teach and learn. It's keeping teachers from doing
what they're so good at and students from being real human learners.