This news out of Fairfax County schools is just devastating. Kids have lost an entire year and for many, they’ll never make it up:

By the way, this was “entirely predictable”:

As a matter of fact, this editor predicted it back in July after people cheered on remote learning “success” even though nobody was graded back then:

Now watch as politicians dodge responsibility for what went wrong:

And we don’t even know how much worse it’s going to get:


And, sadly, this is likely to be the outcome: Fix the problem by eliminating the failing grade: