US students are falling behind their global peers.

August 25, 2011

School Library Journal posted: U.S. Students Rank 32 in Math Proficiency, 31 in Reading, Study Says.

U.S. students fall behind 31 countries in math proficiency and behind 16 countries in reading proficiency, according to the recent study, “Globally Challenged: Are U.S. Students Ready to Compete?” by Harvard’s Program on Education Policy and Governance.

via School Library Journal Exta Helping 8/23/11

posting by Lorraine

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One Response to “US students are falling behind their global peers.”

  1. siloak Says:

    We are featuring the documentary “Waiting for Superman” at Oak Harbor Library on Sept 12 at 6pm. Worth watching; I expect it will generate some good discussion. MC


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