Third graders to enter a narrower gate

By CHARLIE SMITH,

“Wide is the gate … that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it.”

-- Matthew 7:13

Weak standards in measuring education results in Mississippi often offer an illusion of more achievement than reality shows.

 
 
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