Saturday, May 05, 2018
The State of America's Education System: How Low Can You Go?
Ranking America", their latest study from 2015 ranks American public schools 14th overall academically in the world. South Korea, Japan, Singapore, Hong Kong, and Finland, in that order, make up the top five. The best performing school systems in America, Vermont and Massachusetts, can't compete with students in countries like Taiwan, South Korea, Hong Kong, or Singapore in subjects like math and science.
Estimated probability of competing in professional athletics
A Long Shot: More than three-quarters of men's Division I basketball players think they will play professionally, but less than 2 percent make it to the NBA
Here's How American Stack Up Against Students In Other Countries
America's Top States For Business 2017