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U.S. Students Still Lag Globally in Math and Science

U.S. Students Still Lag Globally in Math and Science

December 11th, 2012

This sounds bad: In the United States, only 7 percent of students reached the advanced level in eighth-grade math, while 48 percent of eighth graders in Singapore and 47 percent of eighth graders in South Korea reached the advanced level.¬†As those with superior math and science skills increasingly thrive in a global economy, the lag […]