Book Study 2016-2017

"Our country needs highly trained workers who can wrestle with complex problems. Gone are the days when basic skills could be counted on to yield high-paying jobs and an acceptable standard of living. Especially needed are individuals who can think, reason, and engage effectively in quantitative problem solving...It is unrealistic to expect students to learn to grapple with the unstructured, messy challenges of today's world if they are forced to sit silently in rows, complete basic skills worksheets, and engage in teacher-led 'discussion' that consist of literal, fact-based questions and answers." -pg. 1