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Terrific: America Lags Behind 31 Other Countries in Mathematics

PatriotLearningCommunity Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 12:53 PM
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. I think, fundamentalists do not like education that does not support their fundamentals.
clarityseeker2 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 1:02 PM
Could someone translate this, please?

Good luck...
Don6266 Wrote: Sep 23, 2012 2:59 PM
Too much kool-aid and lib news.

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...