Sex, Lies, and Scantrons

Sex, Lies, and Scantrons

The Average American's Public School Experience

By Matt Saccaro

As a student named Rick Starr experiences elementary school, middle school, and high school, he learns more about gender roles, psychological isolation, bullying, and apathy than about reading, writing, and arithmetic. After suffering through bad teachers, navigating the social ladder, confronting bullies, and completing countless standardized tests, he has a revelation about public school in America: It’s comprised of sex, lies, and scantrons.

About Matt Saccaro
Matt Saccaro has reached millions of readers with his work on Salon, The Week, The Daily Dot, Thought Catalog, Medium, and BuzzFeed. He also writes about the sport of mixed martial arts professionally. He's the author of the eBook, Sex,...
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