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September 8th, 2008
Globalization
Segment One from Full Episode
  • The European Union and China graduate more scientists and engineers every year than the United States.
  • In 1995, the United States was #1 in the world in college graduation rate. In 2005, it was 15th.
  • U.S. students rank 25th in math and 21st in science out of 30 developed countries.

THE QUESTION: IN TODAY’S GLOBAL ECONOMY, ARE U.S. STUDENTS READY TO COMPETE WITH THOSE AROUND THE WORLD?

 

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