Whose fault is it anyway?

- TBC

“It’s your job to get me a C grade,” is a declaration I’ve witnessed one otherwise apathetic pupil casually hurl at her teacher. Is it? When children fail, who’s to blame? The teacher, who isn’t good enough, didn’t work hard enough? Or the child… were they not good enough? Did they not work hard enough? Or is something else at fault, and could this help solve the now intractable accountability problem…