• Drivers' Education Has Changed A Lot - And Not Necessarily For The Better

    6 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    I got my driver's license in 1998, which doesn't sound all that long ago, but turns out I've been driving for 20 years now. I know, I know, when I say “driving for 20 years,” it feels like I came to America on the Mayflower. But things have changed a lot since 1998.
    Since my high school had a drivers' education program, I received high school credit for sitting through Coach Lowe's dry, long-winded, awkward discussions of when to apply the brake and why teen drivers are the most dangerous drivers. I went to school at 6:00 a.m. every day for weeks to sit in a car simulator with a wheel the...
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