I can't even argue with the nature
. <----(I'm lying) Damn! These poor kids. This was posted above the results.
The numbers below reveal that few states are performing at high
levels, and most are poorly preparing students for science, technology
According to a statement last week,
Cottle said that although the SERI scores do not compare states to
schools' performances in other countries, even the American leader --
Massachusetts -- would struggle to compete with countries like China or
For years, the U.S. has lagged behind other countries in math and science. A 2009 study showed
that American students ranked 25th among 34 countries, behind nations
like China, Singapore, South Korea, Hong Kong and Finland.
ETA: Those countries at the top are far more secular (non-religious). America is failing these kids badly.
Edited by kfoxx1998 - Feb 24 2014 at 4:17pm