Article Excerpt: "... Akin emphasized that one size doesn't fit all, that each student needs the opportunity to learn by using the technique that fits them. "We teach for the average student, but I think that has to change. We need to meet students academically where they are. So whether they're below average or above average, we ought to personalize that learning for each student," he said. Akin also said he places high value on pre-K and LENA programs for children 3 years old and younger ..."