Next weekend is Halloween and my son is afraid of the dark. When I come into his room at night and turn on the light, I find he can go back to sleep. It takes away the unknown.
In just a few weeks, Colorado will release scores from a new test that measures how ready our students are for college and career. It can be scary to find out how your child is doing with tougher material, but in the same way that it’s better to shed light on what we can’t see, these scores help parents do just that.