At this Christmas season, many students are struggling to get decent grades. Many, sadly, will fail. For various reasons, often beyond their control, they’ve missed classes, slept through lectures, failed to turn in assignments, done poorly on examinations. Perhaps they struggle with inadequate writing skills. Perhaps they have to work dead-end jobs, often late at night or early in the morning. Perhaps, desperate for acceptance, they feel obliged to stay out late at night, thus depriving themselves of sufficient rest. At some schools, many suffer from substance abuse and addiction.
Low grades will ruin Christmas for untold thousands of young people this year.
End GPA inequality. Now.
It’s time for the haves to give to the have-nots: