Alternative Education

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Lexy McAvinchey, a Santa Fe student transferring from Monte del Sol Charter School to the New Mexico School for the Arts shares her opinions on what’s right and what’s wrong with the education system. Lexy claims that the way kids are currently schooled is a throwback to an earlier time, and that many of the expectations for young people are founded on myths. She goes on to consider all the different things young people could do to educate themselves than the traditional structure of school in the United States.

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