There's a Lesson There Somewhere….

Actually, our [American] fourth-graders compare well on such global tests with, say, Singapore. But our high school kids really lag, which means that “the longer American children are in school, the worse they perform compared to their international peers,” said McKinsey.

From this New York Times opinion piece about how American schools measure up internationally.  Thanks April!

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