Students from Asian nations dominate international test

An exam given to 15 year-olds worldwide shows U.S. students lagging in math and just average in science and reading.

MGN Online

WASHINGTON (AP) - An exam given to 15 year-olds worldwide shows U.S. students lagging in math and just average in science and reading.

And American students failed to place in the top 20 in any category.

The top scoring teens are in Singapore, South Korea, Japan, and Hong Kong.


You must be logged in to post comments.

Username:
Password (case sensitive):
Remember Me:

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 234212211 - wkyt.com/a?a=234212211
Gray Television, Inc.