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Terrific: America Lags Behind 31 Other Countries in Mathematics

Dot2Dasher Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:36 AM
Of course you leave it out, because you lie. American history as taught in the US is a whitewash of cr ap. You turn men into gods and God into a man.
Dot2Dasher Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:44 AM
What you believe MA is nonsense. That's why you believe it.
brimley Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:40 AM
You have a picture of Howad Zinn in your bathroom, don't you?
mary anne24 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:39 AM
No Dot. You have been brainwashed. Our nation was founded by good, decent, super intelligent, hard-working men and women. That is what I believe.

I understand that we are more than $16 Trillion in debt and unemployment has been above eight percent for 43 straight months, but education reform is a moral imperative that cannot wait:

We have a crisis in our schools. This is not a new revelation, but it needs to be stated regardless, particularly at the start of another academic year and at a time when America is struggling to compete in the very fields — math, science, technology — that are defining the global economy. Consider that U.S. high school students graduate with just a 32 percent proficiency...