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Terrific: America Lags Behind 31 Other Countries in Mathematics

jilgavvent Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 6:28 AM
Liberalism at it's best, creating good robots for Democrats, keep them stupid so they can be controlled weeee! What evre happened to rugged individualism, character, patriotism, morality, values, family, all wiped away by secular humanist progressive trash!
renny4 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 8:18 AM
It died in the 50s whiich the left hates the idea of, not that almost any of them is old enough to remember anything except the propaganda churned out by the commie MSM.
same10 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 2:36 PM
Rugged individualism, etc. They moved away to the other 31 countries

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...