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Almost 80% of NYC High School Graduates Need Remedial Classes Before Attending Community College

republican_in_NYC Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 6:24 PM
instead of sex-ed, why not teach bible-ed? back in the old days, the movies were regulated by the Hays code; since then, very few movies talk about the bible.
Petrus64 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 6:38 PM
They found a new Religion to teach. It's called Algorian.

They make sure the children feel guilty about living on the planet by subjecting them to watching his indoctrination movie over and over...
pow1000 Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 6:52 PM
They all know about the poor Polar Bears.
republican_in_NYC Wrote: Mar 09, 2013 9:01 PM
when you have liberal sch***ks running the schools, the movies and the government, that's the result anybody's going to get
Joseph64 Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 7:13 PM
Except the poor polar bears aren't so poor. There are more of them now than there were 60 years ago.

Put another way, only about 20 percent of students who graduate high school in New York City are academically prepared to take -- and presumably pass -- college courses. This should be a wake-up call, America (via CBS New York):

Nearly 80 percent of New York City high school graduates need to relearn basic skills before they can enter the City University’s community college system.

The number of kids behind the 8-ball is the highest in years, CBS 2's Marcia Kramer reported Thursday.

When they graduated from city high schools, students in a special remedial program at the Borough...