Ministry of Education/ERO: Accelerating Learning for Priority Learners
The Ministry of Education (the Ministry) has established a goal to increase the proportion of learners achieving at or above national literacy and numeracy standards. To achieve this goal, outcomes must improve for key priority groups, including Māori students that are not achieving well, Pacific students who are not achieving success, special needs students and those from low income families.
New York Times: T.S.A. Screening Is Not Objective
"The Transportation Security Administration has little evidence that an airport passenger screening program, which some employees believe is a magnet for racial profiling and has cost taxpayers nearly one billion dollars, screens passengers objectively .... The managers wanted to generate arrests so they could justify the program, the officers said, adding that officers who made arrests were more likely to be promoted."
Exhibit C: Speed Kills
"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it."
- Ferris Bueller