Remember When An Achievement was Touted and Displayed Proudly
Things you learned in primary school:
Stars Charts and Chore Charts Reward Children for Good Behavior, Learning New Skills, Meeting Goals was an ‘atta’ boy or ‘atta’ girl for daily and long-term self-assessments or for when Mom and Dad viewed on Parent/Teacher Night.
*Clearly similar to daily performance on the job with occasional interaction with superiors*
Then I thought I’d look for an example of a report card. However, I found myself at the National Assessment of Educational Progress The Nation’s Report Card Learner Outcomes (I personally prefer the term students or pupils, consider me old-fashioned, and achievements or scores). I am horrified to see even just this “one report card” that literally has no real stats. Who just threw a bunch of numbers out to see if they would stick? (This example must be for Hard-Core Liberals as it is meaningless)
Case of Adults performing badly!
*Report cards are clearly similar to an overall performance evaluation indicative of a raise or promotion to advance within the employer’s facility*
Kids in school know consequences for bending the rules.
Adults do not seem to have a clue what may result for bending the rules:
Deadly Trend: Disabled Alarms On Gulf Oil Rig, In W. Va. Mine
It might be a good time for a refresher course for adults via All I Really Need To Know I Learned In Kindergarten.
I’m just saying!