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Terrific: America Lags Behind 31 Other Countries in Mathematics

PatriotLearningCommunity Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:52 PM
Are you kidding? Yoiu think $40K a year is well??? Ok, how much should a teacher be paid? How much to you pay to be taught about Jesus? People are willing to pay for education. But, like any marketplace, you can make a lot more if you have something people want to learn.
Petrus64 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 6:44 PM
75K plus bene's is the average
Don6266 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 3:00 PM
40k is a good living. Have to stop the "feel good" methods.

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...