Perspectives on where our world is heading from a vantage point in Denver, Colorado.
19 January 2006
The United States has one of the highest college graduation and high school graduation and attendance rates in the world. But, this could be simply a matter of diploma inflation, with high school and college educations in the United States not being as meaningful as those elsewhere. The latest evidence of that is in a study which shows low reading and math literacy levels in college students, even though, of course, they exceed the average for adults.