"California is promoting an approach to math instruction that's likely to reduce opportunities for disadvantaged students," writes math professor Brian Conrad.
"The COVID-19 learning deficit is likely to affect children's life chances through their education and labour market prospects," the analysis' authors argue.
There’s no reason to argue over lessons and policies when you can pick what works for your family.
Teachers unions and progressive politicians pushed for school closures during the pandemic. New assessments of 9-year-olds suggest a devastating learning loss.
The new framework aims to keep everyone learning at the same level for as long as possible.
A new ethnic studies curriculum will teach students that "ancient mathematical knowledge has been appropriated by Western culture."