The “best” students, or those most likely to succeed in college, a career, and life, usually don’t get straight As in school.
An education journal posted rankings of states in terms of the opportunities for success their education systems offer students.
Based on its own criteria, well established as they may be, a news magazine once again ranked high schools in America.
Maryland can claim to be No. 1 on a list that we feel has very little value in terms of school improvement. Yet it serves as a gold standard.