American education is only slipping when you look at the system as a whole. It works fine in the wealthy areas that get the highest funding and best teachers. It is the lower class, poorer school systems that have smaller budgets and parents who are not active in there children's' educations that bring down the curve. If we had equal quality of education for all our countries children we would excel on the world front.
I dont think so that its slipping can anyone here explain that is slipping or not ? and why ?
1. Most families cannot pay for their children to go to school
2. the public system is poor
3. private schools are only offered to those kids whose parents can afford to send their kids to such school or kids that have good grades are allowed to attend private schools
4. Schools pay more attention to those students who excel way better than others- leaving students who have lower grades to make it on their own.
5. Most students are illiterate
6. Less time reading books and more of sports, computer games, social time!
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