With Funding From Top Flight Investors, Fast-Growing NoRedInk Is On A Mission To Rid The World Of Bad Grammar

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http://techcrunch.com – The declining quality of humanities education (and student performance) in the U.S. has become a big problem. Last year, the College Board reported that SAT scores in reading and writing have hit record lows, while this year, the state of New York revealed its new, Common Core-based test results, which found that only 31 percent of its students in third through eighth grade met the standard in language arts. Jeff Scheur launched NoRedInk last fall to address the flagging performance of American students in writing and grammar proficiency — an area that is getting less attention now amids (IT news)